Turkey Point – Elk Neck State Park

Turkey Point – Raising of the Flag

This flag raising was on Saturday Morning, September 13, 2014.

The day was cloudy and there was a passing shower to the North. In the view, the gentlemen is tying the rope off to keep the flag up. The Chesapeake Bay and Grove Point are visible in the background.

These people were opening up the Lighthouse for the day at Turkey Point – Elk Neck State Park.

To get to Turkey Point, there is Parking at the bottom of Maryland Route 272. Park the car and walk the 1.25 miles along a trail. There are views of the bay, birds, birdwatchers and even deer that may be experienced on this walk to Turkey Point. A Bulletin Board with Map is available at the beginning of the trail. There are benches along the trail. There are plaques that explain the vegetation and birds that may be observed.

It is well worth the walk! Check it out.

Digital Image at Turkey Point - Elk Neck State Park

Turkey Point – Image taken September 13, 2014

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