Smallwood State Park

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Smallwood State Park
Maryland State Park
Smallwood house NW facade.jpg
Smallwood's Retreat
Country United States
State Maryland
County Charles
Elevation 3 ft (1 m) [1]
Coordinates 38°33′23″N 77°11′07″W / 38.55639°N 77.18528°W / 38.55639; -77.18528Coordinates: 38°33′23″N 77°11′07″W / 38.55639°N 77.18528°W / 38.55639; -77.18528 [1]
Area 984 acres (398 ha) [2]
Established 1958
Management Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Location in Maryland
Website: Smallwood State Park

Smallwood State Park is a state-owned, public recreation area at Sweden Point on Mattawoman Creek near Marbury, Charles County, Maryland. The state park features a restored plantation home, Smallwood's Retreat, home of General William Smallwood. The park's recreational offerings include a marina, boat ramps, nature center, picnicking area, campsites and cabins, pavilions, a recycled tire playground, and nature trails.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "Smallwood State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Fiscal Year 2014 DNR Owned Lands Acreage" (PDF). Maryland Department of Natural Resources. December 18, 2014. Retrieved July 23, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Smallwood State Park". Maryland DNR. Retrieved November 19, 2013. 

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