Cunningham Falls State Park

14039 Catoctin Hollow Rd, Thurmont, MD 21788 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-271-7574


Capital Region
Campground trail at Cunningham Falls State Park
Photo Credit: Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Known for its scenic beauty, history and 78-ft. cascading waterfall. Hunting, swimming, beaches, boat rental, hiking, and camping.
Apr-Oct: 8am-sunset; Nov-Mar: 10am-sunset.
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October 27, 2019
We've been going to the lake for years, before everybody in the family had kids and then after. I believe the cost is per carload. We usually have a group of 10-12 and the kids love the water...
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October 21, 2019
Travis S
From photos and videos online I expected an unobstructed view of the falls, but couldn't see much at all! We did the 8 mile loop at Catoctin, started at Hog Rock parking and proceeded towards Hog...
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October 11, 2019
Chris W
Hard to offer a good review due to the lateness of the season. The beach was closed and the water level had been lowered for work. We took the lower falls trail to the only waterfall on it. The lack...