Schaefer's Marina, Chesapeake City, Maryland, USA
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General - Schaefer's Marina lies near the W end of the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, in the shadow of the massive 135' high Route 213 bridge.
Open - March to November.
Position - 39° 31.8' N 75° 48.8' W
Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
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Charts, Pilots & Cruising Guides - See the following link for Maryland Charts
Approach and Entrance -
From the S and Chesapeake Bay make for the Elk River and then the Chesapeake & Deleware Canal.
From the E and the the Delaware River head for the Chesapeake & Deleware Canal.
Schaefer's Marina lies on the S shore of the canal.
Berths & Moorings - 35 slips all for transients. Reservations are preferred.
Maximum length - 260'
Formalities - Not known
VHF Ch - 16
Call sign -
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons.
Fuel - On the fuel dock.
Weather forecast - Not known.
Security - Not known.
Internet Access - Not known.
Other Facilities & Services - Toilets. Laundry. Docking Assistance. Boaters' Lounge. Phone Messages. Fax in/out. Ice. Engine Mechanic. Electrical Repairs. Electronics Repairs. Hull Repairs. Rigger. Refrigeration. Divers.
Chandlers/Ships Store - Not Known
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Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping and Provisions - Most provisions can be obtained in Chesapeake City.
Eating Out - There are several restaurants near to Schaefer's Marina.
Bus Service -
Car Rental - Great Deals Here!!!
Limousine Service - Book your Limo Here
Train Service -
Water Taxi - From the Town Docks just north of Schaefer's to Chesapeake City Floating Docks.
Ferry Service -
Airport(s) - Philadelphia - 50 miles. Cecil County - 9 miles.
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Local Area -
Sporting Facilities - Jogging Paths. Golf Course. Tennis Courts. Fitness Centre. Bowling. Horseback Riding.
Sightseeing - Canal Town Tours. Ms Claire Cruises.
Museums and Cultural Attractions - Chesapeake & Deleware Canal Museum. Canal Artworks.
Special Events - Canal Day. Music in Pell Park on Sundays during July and August.
Children's Stuff - Playground.
Other - Movie Theatre. Ferry Slip Park.
We would like your comments - If you would like to add to this report or submit your own report on a marina, harbour or anchorage not covered in this guide so far please visit our home page for our contact details. Digital photos are also very welcome.
Other reports on harbours, marinas and anchorages can be viewed in our marina guide