For Boat Ramp and Parking:
Q.A. Co Public Landing Permit Required or a $10 Daily entrance fee receipt from the Pay & Display Machine displayed on dashboard
For Fishing Pier, Picnic Area & Parking:
$10 Daily entrance fee receipt from the Pay & Display Machine displayed on dashboard
Matapeake and Romancoke piers use the pay and display system in which the on-site machine accepts cash or credit cards and produces a receipt which must be displayed face-up on your vehicle’s dashboard. The entrance fee at Matapeake and Romancoke piers is $10 per vehicle for 24 hours. Additionally, the receipt entitles patrons to park at both piers during the 24-hour period which is date and time stamped on the receipt. You may select a receipt time frame of 24 or 48 hours. The general Queen Anne’s County Public Landing Permit is also valid at these two sites for the launching of a boat at Matapeake and for the launching of a canoe or kayak at Romancoke. All other visitors who use a parking space for any reason must pay for a parking receipt. Failure to pay and display will result in a $50 citation.
The lighted piers are open 24 hours daily, although the adjoining picnic areas are open from sunrise to sunset.
Romancoke Pier & Kayak Ramp
Romancoke Pier is a 600 foot lighted fishing pier located at the southern end of Route 8 in Stevensville. Fishing and crabbing are the highlights at the pier, which is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The small picnic area is open from sunrise to sunset The entrance fee is $10 per vehicle for 24 hours. Picnic area is open sunrise to sunset; pier and ramp are open 24 hours.