Janes Island State Park

Scenic View of Tangier Sound from Janes Island


The unguarded beaches of Janes Island offer visitors the opportunity to swim in the waters of the Chesapeake, but only at their own risk.

Swimming is only allowed on the Tangier Sound side beaches of the island which is accessible only by boat.

You must provide your own boat. Kayak/canoe rentals are available at the park during the season.

No swimming is allowed in Daugherty Creek Canal.