Welcome anglers. North Point Sate Park has 6 miles of shoreline on the Chesapeake Bay. We have a wooden fishing pier and a concrete and grass pier that stretches 1200 feet onto the bay. You will find excellent brackish water fishing here, with an occasional freshwater fish catch.
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of fish can I expect to catch at North Point?
North Point is right on the Chesapeake Bay, so any fish you would find in the Bay can be caught here. Some examples: Perch (Yellow & White), Spot, Sunfish, Largemouth Bass (Uncommon), Bluefish, Striped Bass (Rockfish), Spotted Seatrout, Flounder (Uncommon), Carp, Skate, Catfish, Stingray (Rare), Black Sea Bass, Croaker and Gar.
Do I need a fishing license to fish at the Park?
Yes. MD fishing regulations apply at the Park Click here for the MD fishing regulations.
Can I crab at the Park?
Do I need a license to crab at the Park?
Yes. MD fishing regulations apply at the Park Click here for the MD crabbing regulations.
Are there other parks in MD where I can fish from shore?
Yes. Click here for a complete list.
How does North Point State Park promote fishing?
North Point State Park hosts a Youth Fishing Derby each year. Check our Events page for details.
North Point State Park
"A little slice of heaven on the Chesapeake Bay"