Dorchester County Maryland – A Water Lover’s Paradise!
With over 1,700 miles of shoreline, two dozen public marinas and ramps, dozens of special events and races, and countless opportunities to cruise, sail, or paddle, Dorchester is the heart of Chesapeake country boating.
Our beautiful waterways are ideal for cruising, sailing and fishing the Bay and three major tributaries, the Choptank, Little Choptank and Nanticoke rivers. Overnight at a marina in Cambridge or trailer your boat to more than two dozen accessible – and FREE – public boat ramps. Or bring your kayak or SUP and explore our waterways.
Whether you’re a casual paddler, cruise lover, seasoned angler or shore-side stroller, picture yourself in Chesapeake Country and discover why “water moves us” – and will move you too!