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Quiet Waters Park

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An excellent facility for paddleboarding.

Having seen many people paddle-boarding in the docks, we thought 'That looks fun and easy.' So, we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Quiet Waters all year round

Quiet Waters has many options to offer, from boat and kayak access to hiking and biking trails... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stephen W
Baltimore, Maryland
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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This rural park has a short but scenic route for biking.
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600 Quiet Waters Park Rd, Annapolis, MD 21403-2700
+1 410-222-1777
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Annapolis has very little public green space. This place is a gem if you would like to get outside for a good walk, kayak, or access a dog park. Often there is music on the lawn, art in the main building, and public goings on....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having seen many people paddle-boarding in the docks, we thought 'That looks fun and easy.' So, we went to Quiet Waters Park and had a great hour finding out it wasn't quite so easy, apart from my wife who found it incredibly easy and stood...More

Thank ronwild
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quiet Waters has many options to offer, from boat and kayak access to hiking and biking trails. There is also a concert series on summer weekends. Art Galleries in the visitor center, friendly and helpful staff, plenty of parking, access to waterfront.

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Our Daughter's wedding was here.The weekends are pricey but weekdays, not so much.Beautiful setting.

Thank ScottiAnneK
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I go to this park several times a month to walk/jog. The views are beautiful, its never crowded and there are plenty of trails and even boats to rent.

Thank Dawntravels73
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

My manfriend and I took a long walk from downtown Annapolis. This is a nice park with well-maintained trails as well as some off-the-beaten-path trails and geocaches. There are some great features, like a butterfly garden, a fountain pool, and lots of gazebos! My favorite...More

Thank Teresa F
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Looking for a scenic and inexpensive way to spend an afternoon? Quiet Waters Park is just the ticket. From the lush greenery, picnic areas, kayaking, outdoor concerts, bbq areas, and much more, it's a way to unwind in nature and appreciate the simple things that...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Traveling to Annapolis with the whole family was an adventure, but I wanted to make sure our four-legged family member had fun, too. This was the perfect solution for all of us! We got to hike on the trails and enjoy the scenic overlooks, and...More

1  Thank Emily F
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We go to this park every year, but we anchor in the creek just off the rental dock and my grandkids rent the SUP's, kayaks, canoes, etc for an afternoon of fun. I can tell you the the creek is normally very quiet and most...More

2  Thank skipperruss2016
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Lovely trails ice skating in the winter. Water sports and n the season. Sledding in the snow

Thank sreisinger
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4 August 2018|
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Response from BobWAnnapolis_MD | Reviewed this property |
You may be able to get the inflatable in there, if not, Truxton Park may be the next best bet. I would try Quiet Waters first,
Vivian S
3 July 2018|
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Response from Cyndi C | Reviewed this property |
Yes from Hillsmere.
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24 June 2018|
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Response from Cyndi C | Reviewed this property |
There are pavilions with grills that you can rent for larger group events. There are also picnic tables scattered throughout the park if you have a portable grill you bring in to the park.