Maryland Sailing Regulations Loosen Up as of May 15

New Maryland Rules: No More Than 10 Sailors on a Boat, Some Racing Allowed

Following the announcement of the governor’s Roadmap to Recovery, the state has expanded opportunities for outdoor exercise and recreation, including sailing in Maryland and on Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) properties.

These are the latest guidelines, which are effective as of May 15, 2020 at 5 p.m.


Recreational boating activities, including motorized and non-motorized vessels and personal watercraft, are permitted, however:

Check our late, but great May issue here!