Swallow Falls State Park

222 Herrington Ln, Oakland, MD 21550 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-334-9180
Rock gorges at Swallow Falls State Park
Photo Credit: Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Some of Western Maryland's most breathtaking scenery with several waterfalls, including Muddy Creek Falls, a spectacular 54-ft. waterfall surrounded by tall hemlocks and a spectacular old-growth forest.
Year-round: 8am-dusk (weather permitting).
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April 19, 2019
The trails here are well maintained and take you through an old growth stand of magnificent hemlock and white pine. Obviously, an incredible amount of effort has gone into making access to the...
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April 7, 2019
We've been to this state park 3 times and love the the falls. Easy hiking, though you need to be mindful of the wet and slippery surfaces. The views are majestic. We always have a great time
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March 10, 2019
A beautiful hike, not too strenuous although there are a lot of stairs There was still snow on the ground when we went and some areas of the path were slick. There were many beautiful frozen ice...