Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

Cobb Island Potomac River Cleanup
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 06, 2019, 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Everyone is welcome to join us in this fun event helping clean up our rivers, community, and environment. Snacks will be provided. Their is also access to bathrooms near by. We will be cleaning up from 8:00 am until 3:00 p.m. All are welcome.

Cobb Island Potomac River Cleanup

Site Type

River (Active since 2000)


County: Charles

State: Maryland

Zip: 20625

Nearest City: La Plata

GPS Coordinates: 38.258538, -76.842553


Directions: Turn onto Rock Point Road (rt 257) off of Crain Highway (rt 301). travel approximately 12 miles down 257 and make a right hand turn onto Cobb Island rd (rt 254). Continue straight approximately 2.5 miles traveling towards Cobb Island and go over the Cobb Island bridge. Our check-in station will be set up in the grass right over the bridge in front of the coffee shop "The Cove".

Watershed Middle Potomac
Sub Watershed Wicomico River, Neale Sound

Parking Capacity: 15

Restrooms are available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

This site is accessible for almost everyone. You can come by boat and dock at one of the local restraints, you must sign in at the "Welcome to Cobb Island" sign. It is best to come by car or bike to check in.


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 55

Contact Info.

A Pence



We always are in need for volunteers who have hip waiters or water proof boots/ water shoes. Bring sunscreen and a water bottle!