This scenic park overlooks Nanjemoy Creek and offers a variety of passive recreational activities, such as hiking, fishing and kayaking.
Boat ramp is open year round (dawn to dusk)
(Note: Many places fill to capacity on busy, nice weather days, especially holiday weekends. Please call ahead or visit the official website to get the most up-to-date information before visiting.)
Over seven miles of recreational trail provides public access to the park’s 382 acres of forest and occasional agricultural fields. Visitors can explore the outstanding natural resources and serenity that surrounds Nanjemoy Creek. Amenities such as interpretive signs, benches and observation decks are highlights along the trail. Friendship Farm Park is also noted for reliable wildlife viewing opportunities. In addition to hiking, horses are allowed on portions of the trail from April – November.
A County-owned boat ramp is open year round (dawn to dusk) and offers easy access to the Potomac River. Limited shoreline and pier fishing is available. Maryland DNR has designated this small section of the park as a free fishing area – anglers are not required to possess a fishing license.
Parking is handicapped accessible.