• Fort Washington

    Fort Washington

    Park Maryland

Fishing

Carp

A large carp from the Potomac.

NPS

To fish at Fort Washington Park you must possess a Maryland Tidal Sport Fishing License. below are some helpful links:

Maryland Fishing Guide 2012

Maryland Fish Facts

Tidal Fishing Regulations

Potomac River Fisheries Commission

Size Limits and Seasons

NOAA Weather

 

Did You Know?

The guns at Battery Decatur could hurl a shell seven miles.

Battery Decatur is named for Stephen Decatur. In 1804, Decatur led a small crew of sailors on a mission into Tripoli. The crew burned a US ship that had been captured by pirates and escaped without a loss of American life.