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Ellen O. Moyer Nature Park at Back Creek

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Address: Annapolis, MD (Formerly Back Creek Nature Park)
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A prime spot for bird watching.

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Great Kayak Launch

I love launching my kayak at this park because it gives you a great touring destination of Back Creek. Since it is a little known spot in Annapolis, I've never had a problem... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
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Annapolis, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love launching my kayak at this park because it gives you a great touring destination of Back Creek. Since it is a little known spot in Annapolis, I've never had a problem parking. From Back Creek you can head by water to the Annapolis City dock. It's about an 30 minutes of paddling and then you are downtown---passing local... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

HAve seen the sign while visiting this area for sailing related issues. Located on the water off off Edgeville Rd. Cute little park, with great views of sailboats and water, but filled with little nature gems, Lots of birds, including a robin so obese I was suprised it could fly. Also 2 deer, 1 of which we walked within 15... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Former Mayor Ellen Moyer, the first woman Mayor in Annapolis' long & storied history, was an ardent champion of the environment. Under her leadership, Annapolis became a national model for innovative environmental stewardship. One of her really cool ideas was to create an urban living classroom in the heart of industrial strength development at the end of Edgewood Road on... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2013

It is actually now called the Ellen O. Moyer Nature Park at Back Cree and it is located on Edgewood Road in Annapolis. There are two small parking areas on either side of the 12 acre park. The side we were on had a small boat ramp and a floating pier as well as a nice shaded picnic area. Since... More 

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