Fishbone’s Bait & Tackle also recommends the fishing and crabbing pier at the south end of the boat launch ramps at Sandy Point State Park. Has anyone tried crabbing recently from the pier at Sandy Point State Park over Mezick Pond? For more information on these methods of crabbing, check out my article: How To Go Crabbing (Everything You Need to Know & More!). To get a Maryland Recreational Fishing License, check out my article: Maryland Crabbing Regulations Casually Explained (Updated for 2020). Sandy Point State Park Sandy Point State Park, a 786-acre park near Annapolis, Maryland, offers a variety of recreational activities including swimming, fishing, crabbing, boating, and hiking.With its convenient location on the west side of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Sandy Point State Park is a popular destination for families during the summer months. That might be a fun day to plan a cookout at the park, with beach time, as well as a place to crab. Celebrating nearly three decades of service, CRAB has provided life-changing experiences to more than 19,000 guests. 1100 East College Pkwy., Annapolis. Driving East on Rt. Sandy Point State Park could be just what you had in mind. There is also swimming, boat rentals, a marina and restrooms. Weekends/holidays $5 per Maryland resident. Sandy Point State Park has some of the best views of the middle Chesapeake Bay from Maryland's western shore. Author: Topic: Crabbing in/around Sandy point state park area March 22,09 (Read 7710 times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. I can see people like the surf fishing from the beach areas, but can't get much info on the pier. They also offer hourly boat rentals, so you could take your own small outboard boat to see the bay bridge which is right outside the waterside entrance to Sandy Point Park. Sandy Point State Park, 1100 East College Parkway . Sandy Point State Park offers handicapped-accessible food and beverage concessions, fishing and crabbing, picnic areas, shelters, bathhouses, sailing concessions, and playgrounds. Sandy Point State Park. (Please note there is an admission charge for the park. The 786-acre treasure on the northwestern shore of the Chesapeake Bay offers a little something for everyone – even in a COVID-19 world. To Sandy Point State Park and CRAB's Fleet. The Sandy Point State Park is well known for its gorgeous views and being a crabbing destination. 50, take exit 32 and follow the signs to Sandy Point State Park. You can crab from the piers at Sandy Point State Park. You can enjoy crabbing and fishing, as well as various other activities such as boating and picnics with your loved ones. There is good unobstructed viewing from the parking lot at South Point, enabling birding from or near the car. The 786 acre park provides a variety of recreational opportunities such as swimming, fishing, crabbing, boating, and windsurfing. Also can't tell if it needs a saltwater or freshwater fishing license given it is a "pond". CRAB is fortunate to be providing this unique sailing experience on the largest and most scenic estuary in the United States, the Chesapeake Bay. The park has extensive visitor amenities. Individuals are invited to swim, fish, crab, picnic and launch their boats from the park from 7:00 a.m. until sunset seven days a week. 410-974-2149.