If you go: Pocomoke River State Park

Pocomoke River State Park. To make reservations, call 888-432-2267 or go to: To fish the lower Pocomoke River, you need a Chesapeake Bay Sports Fishing License. A five-day license for residents and nonresidents is $6 and can be purchased at many tackle shops or on the Department of Natural Resources Web site. Surf fishing and fishing the coastal bays behind Ocean City do not require a license.

Worcester County Tourism, 104 W. Market St., Snow Hill, 410-632-3110.

Pocomoke River Canoe Co., 312 N. Washington St., Snow Hill, 410-632-3971 or e-mail

Capt. Monty Hawkins, 410-520-2076 or

Oceanic Fishing Pier 710 S. Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City, 410-289-2602 or

Oyster Bay Tackle Shop 116th Street and Jamestown Road, 410-524-3433 or

Talbot Street Bait and Tackle, 210 Talbot St., Ocean City, 410-289-8555