Non Sea Quitter is in slip C47 at West River Yacht Harbour (WRYH) at 4801 Riverside Dr, Galesville, MD 20765. This is only 34 miles from downtown Washington (one hour +-) or 40 miles from downtown Baltimore (one hour+-).There are multiple routes and I assume you will use GPS or a map, so you may wish to skip to the bottom to the red text just to guide you when you arrive in Galesville.
Please plan to arrive at the boat 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time. You may enjoy a meal or drinks at Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar or at Thursdays Restaurant, both within easy walking distance.
- GALESVILLE is at the end of MD Route 255 (Owensville Rd.) on the West River waterfront. Route 255 is accessible from either Maryland Route 2 (Solomons Island Rd) or Maryland Route 468 (Muddy Creek Road).
From the WEST : Take the Capital Beltway-Interstate 495, to US Route 50 East to MD Route 665-Aris T. Allen Blvd. and take second exit off of Route 665-Aris T. Allen Blvd by bearing to the right to Route 2 South to Edgewater. Continue as shown in Green Text below.
From The Baltimore Area and NORTH: Begin by taking Interstate 97 South to US Route 50 East to MD Route 665-Aris T. Allen Blvd. and take second exit off of Route 665-Aris T. Allen Blvd. by bearing to the right to Route 2 South to Edgewater. Continue as shown in Green Text below.
From ANNAPOLIS area: Take Route 2 South. Continue as shown in Green Text below.
Cross the South River Bridge through Edgewater, and then turn left in app. 2 miles onto Route 214 (Central Avenue). At the second traffic light (app. 2 miles), turn right onto Route 468 (Muddy Creek Road–50 mph speed limit). About 5 miles down the road turn LEFT at the light at High’s Dairy store and gas station onto Route 255.
From Downtown Washington, Northern Virginia:
Take Route 4 Pennsylvania Avenue heading East or take the Capitol Beltway Interstate 495 to Route 4 Pennsylvania Avenue heading East. Continue to Route 408 East. Turn Right at the Wayson’s Corner exit. At the stop sign, turn left onto Route 408. Follow Route 408 to the roundabout (approximately 5 miles). Go halfway around onto Route 2 North. Follow Route 2 North for about 1 mile and turn right onto Route 255 (Owensville Road). Proceed through the light at the Highs Dairy Store on Route 468. Continue on Route 255 as shown in Red Text below. (Instead of Pennsylvania Ave, some may wish to take Central Avenue, MD 214 EAST. Please consult your map or GPS as a guide)
From Southern Maryland:
Take Route 2 North and turn right onto MD Route 255 (Owensville Road).
Continue as shown in RED Text below.
ONCE YOU ARE ON Route 255 headed into Galesville, PLEASE obey the posted 30 mph speed limit! When the road ends at the waterfront by Portside Market, turn LEFT on Riverside Road, pass Pirates Cove Restaurant and when the road ends at West River Yacht Harbour, you will see the sign shown in the photo below. TURN RIGHT into the marina…slowly please!:
Proceed slowly downhill to the waterfront toward “C” Dock. Please park and walk to the gazebo labeled “Oyster” and I will meet you there 15 minutes before your scheduled departure for a brief introduction before we walk to “Non Sea Quitter” in Slip C47.
PLEASE NOTE: If you are lost or are going to be late, please call me at 443 852-2163. If parking is unavailable at the dock, please park at the top of the hill where you entered the marina after you have unloaded guests and gear. I will escort guests who wish to use shoreside restrooms before boarding Non Sea Quitter. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION!