Greenwell State Park

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Greenwell State Park
Bond-Simms Barn (21005933884).jpg
Tobacco barn in the park
Map showing the location of Greenwell State Park
Map showing the location of Greenwell State Park
Location in Maryland
LocationSt. Mary's, Maryland, United States
Coordinates38°22′08″N 76°31′45″W / 38.36889°N 76.52917°W / 38.36889; -76.52917Coordinates: 38°22′08″N 76°31′45″W / 38.36889°N 76.52917°W / 38.36889; -76.52917[1]
Area596 acres (241 ha)[2]
Elevation30 ft (9.1 m)[1]
Established1971
Named forJohn and Mary Greenwell
OperatorMaryland Department of Natural Resources, Greenwell Foundation
WebsiteGreenwell State Park

Greenwell State Park is a public recreation area located on the Patuxent River in St. Mary's County, Maryland. The state park features the historic Rosedale Manor House as well as the Bonds-Simms tobacco barns complex. Park activities include hiking, cycling, horseback riding, fishing, picnicking, hunting, swimming, and canoeing.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Greenwell State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Fiscal Year 2016 DNR Owned Lands Acreage" (PDF). Maryland Department of Natural Resources. July 29, 2016. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
  3. ^ "Greenwell State Park". Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved October 19, 2016.

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