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Fort Smallwood Park

9500 Fort Smallwood Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122-3325
+1 410-222-0087
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Better things are coming

The Park has been open for many years. It used to be owned by Baltimore City. They used to have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Severna Park, MD
Great Respite from Suburbia

Fort Smallwood has a lot to offer for a small, county park. Being so close by, it's convenient to... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Pasadena, Maryland
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A great place for observing the fall hawk migration.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“boat ramp” (8 reviews)
“fishing pier” (7 reviews)
9500 Fort Smallwood Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122-3325
+1 410-222-0087

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Park has been open for many years. It used to be owned by Baltimore City. They used to have the Vintage Tin car shows there when the City owned it and they were fantastic but the City did nothing to make improvements. the AA...More

Thank Cheaspeake
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Fort Smallwood has a lot to offer for a small, county park. Being so close by, it's convenient to get to and a really nice place to get away from the suburban madness. As the area grows and grows, having a place like Fort Smallwood...More

Thank Dena21122
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This park was a mess when we visited it 20 years ago...trash, used hypodermic needles in the sand, etc. Since Anne Arundel County has taken over the park, it has been cleaned up and given new life. It's a great place for families to spend...More

Thank Navyswimmer
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It's been years since I was in Ft Smallwood park and the changes are worth while to consider a visit. The park is great for kids, there is swimming if you choose , I heard that the boat ramp is a very nice addition

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Not sure why catching fish here is very limited... However, very nice park to enjoy with family and friends

Thank dionh989
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This review is from the perspective of using the boat launching facility at the park. The dual ramp arrangement is very well thought out and easy and very safe to use. It is also very popular with trailer boaters. Although the parking area is very...More

Thank Greensyn
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here for years. Decided to take our grandkids out for the day. The park is just minutes away. They have a beach area and that morning only a few sunbathers with small children. At times we had the whole beach to ourselves. Played...More

Thank Verna S
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Went there today to do some fishing. Fish didn't cooperate but still and great day to be outdoors. Excellent facilities.

Thank jbenson8212
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Fort Smallwood along the Patapsco River of Baltimore is a great place to visit when seeking some quiet time. It is home to Canada geese and local indigenous trees. I particularly like the large persimmon tree. The recently upgraded boat and fishing pier adds a...More

Thank Leon H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I took my two four year old boys here on a hot Wednesday in May. We paid the $6 per car entrance fee and were given a map of the park. We chose to hit the playground first in case it wasn't shaded and would...More

Thank crayolabird
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