Roots and Tides App and Byway

South County View

Do you want to get the most out of a visit to South County but don’t know how?

Here is an easy-to-use “App” for iPhone that will take you through three driving tours of South Roots & Tides AppCounty! In the iTunes Store, search for “Annapolis Driving Tours”, or use this link on an iPhone or iPad:

Or just follow signs to the Byway!

One of Maryland’s 18 Scenic Byways, the Roots and Tides Scenic Byway guides you through South County and into northern Calvert County. Along the Byway you can visit 8 sites, museums, and attractions in the Four Rivers Heritage Area. Beginning in Annapolis and passing through Edgewater, Galesville, Shady Side, and Deale, there is much to see and do! See the official Visit Maryland webpage about this Byway:


Roots & TidesDid you know that we developed a 60-minute audiotour CD in 2004 about South County entitled “Roots & Tides” that the Byway is named for? The Audiotour CD can be purchased from our “Shop” page! Or pick up the FREE accompanying brochure at the Visitors Center!