Janes Island State Park Information

26280 Alfred J. Lawson Drive
Crisfield, MD 21817


Driving Directions:
The park is located in Somerset County near Crisfield and may be reached by MD RT 13 to Westover; RT 413, approximately 11 miles to Plantation Road (right turn), 1 1/2 miles to park entrance (Alfred J. Lawson Drive, right turn).​

Hours of Operation:
5:30 a.m. to sunset, March-November

6:30 a.m. to sunset, December-February

Certain activities are permitted outside of the regular park hours (e.g. fishing, boat launch and hunting where permitted). Please check with the park before your visit if you plan to engage in an activity which requires you to be in the park before or after the posted hours.

Hunting Policy:
  • Waterfowl hunting permitted in 2,900 acre designated hunting area. All other hunting is prohibited, including hunting of all kinds on the mainland portion of the park.

Pet Policy:
  • Pets allowed in day-use area, marina area, on trails and on island
  • Pets allowed in campground loops B and C and in adjacent pet walking areas
  • Pets allowed in camp loop A and parking lot
  • Pets allowed in cabins #1 and #2 and mini-cabins C and D