Green Ridge State Forest

28700 Headquarters Dr, NE, Flintstone, MD 21530 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-478-3124


Western Maryland
Aerial fall view of Green Ridge State Forest
At 48,000 acres it is the second largest of Maryland's state forests. Elevations vary from 475 feet at the Potomac River to 2,039 feet on Town Hill. Magnificent views and a challenging bike trail. Hunting by permit only.
Daily, Dawn-dusk.
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August 19, 2019
The wife and I were looking for a place to stretch our legs and came across this scenic overlook. Right off of the highway, it is an easy-on, easy-off. The view is spectacular! Nice little patch...
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August 18, 2019
Green Ridge is a State Forest, managed by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service and not the Department of Natural Resources as are the State Parks. I imagine that has something...
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May 16, 2019
Will D
This is a wonderful state park. The natural beauty here is fantastic. This park provides miles of trails for hiking. There are also facilities for camping, shooting and hunting, though I only hiked...