Cope Bennett Park

Hours

Dawn to Dusk

Acreage

7.1 acres

Amenities

Water, Playground, Softball, Tennis, Pickleball, Multi-Use, Trail, Pavilion, Picnic, Grill
  • Cope Bennett Park Pavilion
  • Cope Bennett Park Playground 1
  • Cope Bennett Park Playground 2
  • Cope Bennett Park River View
  • Cope Bennett Park Softball Field
  • Cope Bennett Park Tennis Courts
  • Cope Bennett Park Drone Overhead
  • Cope Bennett Park park photo
  • Space
  • Space
  • Space

Cope Bennett Park is situated along the Nanticoke River in Sharptown, Maryland, about 15 minutes from Salisbury. The spacious park provides a unique view of the Route 313 bridge as it crosses the river dividing Wicomico and Dorchester counties.

The walking path is a 1,000 foot greenways trail which was added in 2009 as part of the Cope Bennett/Cherry Beach Master Plan. The path now connects the two parks, leading under the bridge to Cherry Beach Park, which provides another playground, a small beach area, large pavilion, boat ramp and fishing pier.

Cope Bennett Park is not maintained by the Recreation, Parks & Tourism, but it is still considered a county park as significant funding was provided in its development through Maryland's Program Open Space.

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100 Railway Street, Sharptown, MD 21861

Latitude -75.719026  /  Longitude 38.544452

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