NPS partners with over 170 sites and trails in the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network. You can find an incredible variety of activities through which to experience the Chesapeake Bay. Visit a museum, sail on a historic skipjack, paddle a kayak, stroll a maritime community or watch the Bay's diverse birdlife. For a searchable database of activities, visit the Find Your Chesapeake website.
You can also find out what's going on through Trips and Tips, a weekly e-newsletter distributed by our partner, the Chesapeake Conservancy. Trips and Tips highlights unique events at Chesapeake partner sites across the region. To receive the e-mail, sign up here.