To the North
Conowingo Dam and Hydro-electric Plant
Generating station spanning the scenic Susquehanna; Shad restoration program.
Tours 1st Saturday of month or by appt.; Visitor's Center open weekdays 10-4; US
Rt.1, Conowingo; 410-457-5011
Sandy public beach on the beatiful Elk River. Concession stand, picnic tables,
admission; End of Rt. 282 West, Earleville; 410-275-8083
Elk Neck Forest
3,500 acre forest with seasonal primitive camping, hiking trails,
shooting and archery ranges. Irishtown Rd.; North East; 410-287-5675
Plumpton Park Zoo
"Game Farm" style country zoo in a peaceful setting.
250 animals including a magnificent Siberian tiger, zebra, giraffe, monkeys,
deer, camel, cougar, and more. Picnic area and playground on site.
Open 10-4pm - Wednesday thru Sunday from Oct 1 to March 1.
Open 10-4pm - everyday from March 1 thru Sept. 30.
Museum open varied hrs. or by appt.
1416 Telegraph Rd. (Rt. 273),
Rising Sun; 410-658-6850.
Queen Anne's Museum of Eastern Shore Life
126 Dulin Clark Road
P.O. Box 188
Centreville, MD 21617
The museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving and displaying
artifacts relating to the Eastern Shore (home, agriculture,
transportation, watermen and related subjects).
More to come in the near future.