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Captivating Charles County is located just 30 short miles south of Washington D.C. With over 300 miles of Potomac River shoreline and nestled in historic Southern Maryland, Charles County offers travelers a relaxing change of pace and incredible scenery. From legendary seafood and one of a kind eateries, rich history and historic homes, antique shopping experiences, breathtaking national and state parks, and unforgettable adventures like the National Marine Sanctuary - Ghost Fleet at Mallows Bay. There is something for everyone!

Charles County is one of Maryland's best kept secrets! The tranquil scenery, beauty of the landscapes and proximity to Washington D.C., Richmond and Baltimore make Charles County a great one, two or three day addition to your trip. You don't want to miss your chance to discover the allure of Explore Charles County.


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Legendary Seafood
FLW Fishing
Farm to Table
Historic Thomas Stone
Outdoor Adventure
Indian Head Rail Trail
Dr. Mudd House
Port Tobacco Pickers
FLW Fishing
Port Tobacco River Park Eagles, Chandler and Hope
Piscataway Conoy Tribe
Marie's Diner
Historic Port Tobacco Courthouse
Charter Fishing
Cobb Island, MD
Mallows Bay - Potomac River National Marie Sanctuary