Overview of entrance requirements
FreeNo entrance pass required
An entrance pass is not required to access Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.
Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.
You do not need a permit to boat or paddle the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, aside from licenses that may be required by the states of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, or the District of Columbia.
Ways to Visit
Last updated: September 13, 2023