Just a Few Miles Away,
But A World Apart...

Welcome to Dorchester! Delight in endless waterviews and stunning sunsets along our 1,700 miles of shoreline. Savor Maryland crab fresh from local waters. Discover stories of Harriet Tubman and Annie Oakley. All less than an hour from the Bay Bridge.


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Driving Tours

Visit the many sites that Dorchester County has to offer...take a scenic drive through Blackwater or head to one of the many historic locations that define our heritage.

Attractions in Driving Tours

Located 12 miles south of Cambridge, the refuge has 27,000 acres of woodland, rich tidal marsh, freshwater ponds and managed cropland -- great for birdwatching, cycling, hiking, and paddling.

Over 50 miles of country roads make for a great cycling experience in and around Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge. Three cycling loops that follow flat, low traffic roads are perfect for cyclists of all abilities.

This interpreted 4-mile long driving path takes visitors through several types of wildlife-rich habitat found at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, including tidal marshland, forest, fields, and man-made ponds.

A driving tour highlighting sites that tell the story of the Underground Railroad and "conductor" Harriet Tubman, who was born here and led many out of slavery to freedom in the mid-1800s.

Tidewater Motorcoach is locally owned and operated by Shirley & Del Kailianu. The company has been in business since 1995 and has traveled more than a half million accident free miles, providing transportation to over 1200 satisfied customers.