Parks and Recreation


Talbot County Department of Parks and Recreation 
           10028 Ocean Gateway
                                 Easton, MD  21601                       
              Phone: 410-770-8050   Fax:  410-822-7107

            Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM




The Talbot County Department of Parks and Recreation (TCDPR) welcomes you to enjoy the finest natural resources, recreational facilities, and programs available on Maryland's Eastern Shore.  We are responsible for the public recreation programs, and for the maintenance, procurement, and development of county-owned recreational facilities.  TCDPR also operates the Talbot County Community Center, George Murphy Community Pool, Bay Hundred Community Pool, and manages 13 public park sites and 29 public landings.

Our Mission

The Talbot County Department of Parks and Recreation strives to provide programs, resources, and facilities focusing on supplemental educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities for all to participate in, leading to an active and healthy lifestyle.  The Department understands that in order to fulfill its mission we must focus on customer service efforts towards promotion of health, preservation of open spaces, utilizing practices that are environmentally safe, and providing outstanding management of all facilities.  These are the standards the Department operates by in order to provide residents and visitors with the finest program on Maryland’s eastern shore.  The Department invites you to play Talbot style. We bring recreation to life!


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