Looking to spend a few days camping out near the beach in Ocean City? There are a variety of campgrounds and RV parks within a short drive from the Maryland beach town. The following parks are especially busy during the summer months, so plan ahead and make a reservation. Most campsites can be reserved from April through October. All of these campgrounds are located outside of the busiest areas and offer good access to a wide variety of recreational activities.
For additional vacation planning information, see an Ocean City Maryland Visitors Guide.
Assateague Island National Seashore - 7206 National Seashore Lane, Berlin, MD 21811. These campgrounds are located about 20 miles south of Ocean City and are operated by the National Park Service. They are open year-round and feature nature trails, picnic areas, fishing, boating, beach, off-road vehicle trail. Reservations are suggested.
Assateague State Park- 7307 Stephen Decatur Hwy. Berlin, MD 21811. The State Park campgrounds offer warm showers and some electric sites. Other features include a concession stand, boat launch, kayaking, clamming, canoeing, and fishing. The beach area and marina are open year-round.
Bahi-HI RV Park - 12342 Saint Martins Neck Road Bishopville, MD 21813. The RV park is located just 4 miles from Ocean City, Maryland. Amenities include a new swimming pool and bathhouse, cable TV, internet, fishing and crabbing.
Camping is available April through November.
Castaways RV Resort and Campground - 12550 Eagles Nest Road Berlin, MD 21811. The resort offers 370 campsites overlooking Assateague Island National Seashore and Ocean City MD. All sites are equipped with water, 30 and 50 amp electric, sewer, Cable TV and Wireless Internet Service.
Amenities include two swimming pools, a private bay front beach, free shuttle to and from local beaches, boat ramp, camp store, fishing and crabbing piers, playground, laundry facilities, arcade, jet ski, boat, and kayak rentals, fitness center, and more.
Frontier Town - Rt. 611 & Stephen Decatur Hwy. Ocean City, MD 21843. Frontier Town is a Western Theme Park and waterfront campground featuring more than 500 campsites situated along the Sinepuxent Bay, just 5 minutes from Ocean City. The water park is a popular family destination with a giant water slide, lazy river, flume rides and large activity pool. Other amenities include a fishing and crabbing pier, marina, camp store and an activity pavilion. Advance reservations are suggested.
Island Resort Campground and RV Park - 9537 Cropper Island Road Newark, Maryland 21841. The campground is located just minutes from the boardwalk in Ocean City and the famous ponies of Assateague Island. Heated swimming pool, kayak and canoe rentals. Blue Bill Sports Bar and Grill onsite.
Pocomoke River State Park - 3461 Worcester Hwy. Snow Hill, MD 21863. The state park, located about 28 miles southwest of Ocean City, offers year-round camping and cabins, camp store, outdoor pool, boat rentals, boat launch and a nature center.
Shad Landing has 175 fully equipped campsites, while Milburn Landing has 32 sites with limited amenities. Youth group camping sites are available at both locations.
Treasure Beach RV Park and Campground - Rt. 54, W. Fenwick Island Selbyville, DE 19975. Located just north of Ocean City, this campground has more than 1000 sites, two swimming pools, playground, skate park, scheduled activities, arcade, fishing/crabbing pier, boat ramp, bath house, laundry, and a camp store.