Tangier Island: The sinking softshell capital of the world

Mainland Marylanders know that crossing the Bay Bridge on a Friday afternoon in the summer can be a slow and torturous process but if you want to jump waves and crack crabs it’s all part of Goin’ down the Ocean, Hon. On a Wednesday in September it’s clear sailing and instead of destination Ocean City, we wazed our way to the crab and soft shelled crab capital of the world. Janes Island State Park is on the edge of Crisfield, MD where the Cheapeake Bay meets Tangier Sound. Our first experience camping in a MD park, we snagged one of … Continue reading Tangier Island: The sinking softshell capital of the world