Deep Creek Lake State Park

Mom and daughter by lake Photo
West of the Eastern Continental Divide and within the Mississippi River watershed, the park is home to black bears and wild turkeys. One mile of shoreline along Maryland's largest lake, has public boat access ramps.


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898 State Park Rd
Swanton, MD
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Rated 5 by Princessmitzi19

March 29, 2022



We took a drive around the lake, this past Saturday early evening in the snow and it was absolutely breathtaking

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Rated 4 by tomdrum7

August 27, 2021


Beautiful lake!

As a PA resident I'm not used to paying to visit a state park but $5 a head was certainly worth it when we visited. Park was clean and well maintained.

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Rated 5 by TravelingWithDogz

August 02, 2021


Great hiking

We spent a couple of enjoyable days hiking here with our dogs. They have a nice variety of trails varying from easy walks in the woods to some rocky trails with more challenging changes in elevation...

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