Matapeake Clubhouse & Beach

Matapeake Clubhouse & Beach

Located on the Chesapeake Bay on Kent Island, Maryland, the grpounds include a public swimming beach, an outdoor amphitheater, family picnic area and trails through the surrounding woods, with views of the Bay Bridge. A Queen Anne’s County Beach Permit is required to be displayed by all vehicles in the parking lot. The beach is open sun rise to sun set daily, except when posted closed for a special event in the evening. ( Beach permits are not required when attending a special event at the Clubhouse; a special parking pass will be issued for these events.) The Clubhouse can be rented for special events by contacting the Smokehouse Grill – 410-643-6851 or http://www.matapeakecatering.com/index.html

Dog Beach at Matapeake Park

Yes, there is a lovely spot where you may take your dog for a swim! A winding trail through the woods ends at the Dog Beach, on the sandy banks of Chesapeake Bay. Parking is located at the┬áMatapeake Clubhouse and Public Beach lot, where a Queen Anne’s County Beach Permit is required to be displayed by all vehicles; however, pets are not allowed at the clubhouse, its lawn, or the public beach. The pet trail begins at the fence that borders the rear of the clubhouse. Enjoy your visit and please bring along a plastic bag to clean up after your pet to ensure that this park stays open and available to dog lovers, while not posing a public health issue for the families using the public beach.

Directions to Matapeake Clubhouse and Public Beach

From Annapolis:
Take US 50/301 East towards the Bay Bridge
Cross the Bay Bridge and take the first exit – Exit 37 Romancoke/Stevensville
Make a right onto Romancoke Road (Route 8 S)
Proceed approximately 2.3 miles and turn right on Sonny Shultz Blvd
Proceed approximately 0.2 mile to the Matapeake Beach and Clubhouse parking lot.

From Easton:
Take US 50/301 West towards the Bay Bridge
Take Exit 37 Romancoke/Stevensville (Last exit before crossing the Bay Bridge)
Make a left onto Romancoke Road (Route 8 S)
Proceed approximately 2.3 miles and turn right on Sonny Shultz Blvd
Proceed approximately 0.2 mile to the Matapeake Beach and Clubhouse parking lot.

Matapeake Map

Map showing Clubhouse