Traveling from Baltimore?
Great news Baltimore area! You can be paddling a kayak or paddlboard on the Upper Chesapeake Bay in as little as an hour! The drive from Baltimore is an easy one, just take I95 North to Exit 100 headed towards North East. Travel three miles, crossing Rt.40 and traveling down the Main Street of the Town of North East, take a right on to Church Point Road directly after the Post Office (left) and St. Mary Annes Church (right, brick building, large stone walls). Head on down to the end and Bay Venture Outfitters is located directly on the water, you will see our racks of kayaks and paddleboards. Make sure you have booked you equipment beforehand, you can find our hours and policies here.
Want to escape Baltimore of the day? We recommend you take a hike in Elk Neck State Park to check out the Turkey Point Lighthouse which offers stunning views of the North East River, Susquehanna River, Elk River, Sassafras River, and the Upper Chesapeake. Stop in the Town of North East for shopping and restaurants. Make sure to grab yourself an award winning 'all lump, no filler' crab cake at Port House Grill.