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Clyde Watson Boating Area

Subfacility of Patuxent River Park


  1. Beach
  2. Boat Ramp
  3. Parking
  4. Picnic Areas
  5. Picnic Tables
  6. Restrooms


Clyde Watson Boating Area provides the public with boating access to the river in the southern part of the county. The facility features a standard boat ramp, pier, and a small beach area with some picnic tables and restroom facilities. Parking is limited to 15 vehicles with trailers and 25 additional spaces. The facility is named for Clyde Watson, a local resident, outdoorsman and conservationist.


A special-use permit is required for boat trailers. Contact staff for more information at 301-627-6074.