Find Your Chesapeake

The National Park Service Chesapeake Bay Office's Find Your Chesapeake online materials are designed to help people discover authentic experiences related to the Chesapeake’s natural, cultural and recreational resources. They connect people to experiences of the natural and cultural heritage of the Chesapeake Bay, its rivers and the watershed.

The National Park Service Chesapeake Bay Office seeks to help conserve special places important to visitors, residents, and the nation, for this and future generations.

On the Water

On the Water

Whether fishing, swimming, or boating, there’s so much for you to explore on the water. Create your own adventure today.

On the Land

On the Land

Whether you enjoy biking, hunting, horseback riding, or geocaching, there’s plenty to explore on the land.

History & Heritage

History & Heritage

If history is your fancy, then there’s no better place than the Chesapeake Bay.

Education & Science

Education & Science

No matter where your interests lie, you can explore the Chesapeake’s past, present, and future through education and science.

Trails & Tours

Trails & Tours

Whether you’re an avid explorer or discovering the Chesapeake for the first time, you’ll love spending a day on a trail or a tour.

Family Fun

Family Fun

A day on the Chesapeake Bay means learning, laughter, and lots of fun for you and your family.