Maryland National Parks Map
defines the locations in which the popular national parks of the state are situated. Also, the Maryland state map efficiently marks the well-known national parks of the place.
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo Park, Antietam National Battlefield, Assateague Island National Seashore and several others are pointed out in the national parks map of Maryland. Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park bears the imprint of the canal transportation system during 1828 to 1850. Providing canal travel options between Cumberland and Washington DC, the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park today showcases aqueducts, lockhouses and locks that were used in the ancient period. Assateague Island National Seashore of Maryland is known as a barrier island and boasts of migratory waterfowl, golden beaches and wild horses. Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail is yet another interesting spot of the state which offers exciting tourism opportunities along with bicycling and hiking. Covering a total of 341 acres the Fort Washington Park of Maryland spans over Potomac and was once built to offer protection to Washington. Thomas Stone National Historic Site and Hampton National Historic Site are among the several other national parks of Maryland.