||CompassQuest... Distinctive day trips of the Eastern Shore that keep personalities in mind. What would you ultimately like to do while on "The Shore"?
These trips are all trips that require only one day, or you can combine several into a trip lasting several days.
- State parks and wildlife management areas
- Historical Landmarks
- Cultural Landmarks
- Blackwater National Wildlife
Refuge - A must-see on the Lower Eastern Shore for the nature enthusiast. One of the largest populations of Bald
Eagles on the Eastern Seaboard can be found on the Eastern Shore of Maryland... How cool
Take your time... explore slowly and quietly to see the most you possibly
$3 per car-load... bike trails, hiking trails, maps... Bring a camera... 5 mile tour route
by car... stop at any time and explore on foot.
- Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum - a very
good place to stop if you are planning to pass by the Lower Eastern Shore. Understand the
history of The Chesapeake Bay in terms of boating.. fishing.. hunting.. the boats themselves..
restoration projects and of course - Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay. Any trip to the Eastern
Shore would not be complete without stopping in to see the Chesapeake Bay Maritim Museum.
$$ - Group Rates available.
- The Delmarva Discovery Center
on the Pocomoke River serves as a source of learning and discovery for the public through the
preservation and interpretation of its cultural and natural heritage.
More specific trip styles will eventually be incorporated. Rural museums, Maritime museums, Ward Foundation... so much here to see and do...