Harford County Department of Parks and Recreation will be participating in the 2013 Mosquito Control Season offered by the Maryland Department of Agriculture, Mosquito Control Section by spraying to control adult mosquitos at Mariner Point Park.
Additional information may be obtained by visiting the MD Department of Agriculture websitewww.mda.state.md.us. Click on the Plants/Pests link at the top of the page; next click on Mosquito Control on the left side of the page. You may also contact Mr. Mike Cantwell, Chief Mosquito Control Administrator at 410.841.5870.
1 3/4 miles south of Pulaski Highway (US 40) to Kearney Drive
1/2 mile south on Kearney Drive to the park
This 37.7-acre waterfront park is on a penninsula located between Taylors and Foster Branch Creeks, and consists of undeveloped woodland, wooded areas, and developed areas for passive activities, including boat launching into the Gunpowder River
Boat trailer and car parking, pavilions, new comfort station/information center, picnicking, grills, nature trails, port-a-pots, playground equipment, volleyball, walking paths, fishing piers, boat launching ramps
Pavilion Reservation Information - Pavilion Capacity: 100; RESERVATIONS NOT ACCEPTED BEFORE 2/20/2014
$120 - 1-100 people
Weekday Pavilion Use--First-come, First-serve-reservations not accepted.
Weekend Pavilion Use--Reservations Required (Please confirm reservation a minimum of 3 weeks prior to event).
2014 MARINER POINT PARK POLICIES
Alcohol beverages, glass containers, swimming, amplified music & kite flying prohibited. Reservations accepted between Memorial Day through the end of October.
Information - Mariner Point Park
Office hours: 9:00 a.m. to Noon; 12:30 to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
Memorial Day through the end of October; evening hours 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; weekend hours 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Pavilion reservations - 410-612-1608
Park gate will close 8:00pm Friday and Saturday evenings (and the Sunday evening prior to Memorial Day, the evening prior to July 4th Independence Day, and the Sunday evening prior to Labor Day Holidays) , re-opening at 5:00am on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Park gate open Weekdays.
Organized, sponsored and coordinated by the Joppatowne Recreation Council