Charles County

Charles County, Maryland is an ideal location to experience all that the Mid-Atlantic region has to offer. Charles County is just a short drive from Baltimore, Washington D.C., Richmond, VA, and Harrisburg, PA. Visitors to Charles County enjoy all of the cultural, entertainment, and economic advantages of a large urban region. At the same time, it is one of the state’s most scenic areas, with hundreds of miles of shoreline, parks, history, plus an agricultural and maritime heritage. From suburban convenience to nature’s bounty, Charles County, Maryland is truly the best of both worlds.

Jay Fleming SMI Stock© Jay Fleming18Tremendous hunting opportunities exist in Charles County and are managed on state properties through the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. The MD-DNR offers an abundance of public hunting lands throughout the region. These include Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs), State Parks, State Forests, Cooperative Wildlife Management Areas (CWMAs), Natural Environment Areas (NEAs) and Natural Resources Management Areas (NRMAs). There are also plenty of opportunities for fishing catfish, trout, bluegill, and bass with easy access to the Potomac River.

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With tons of events and attractions to experience in Charles County, you’re sure to find something that piques your interest.

Planning to visit Charles County? Check out their website for dining, lodging, shopping options, things to do, up-to-date events, and all the information you need to make your trip a success!

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Before your adventure in Maryland, stock up on hunting and fishing information, lodging options, retail outfitters, and other sporting essentials by visiting the Crain Memorial Welcome Center.

Planning to visit Charles County? Check out their website for dining, lodging, shopping options, things to do, up-to-date events, and all the information you need to make your trip a success!

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