Maryland’s Scenic Byways

Escape the highway, enjoy a byway – for a relaxing road trip to explore charming towns, the splendor of nature and hidden gems.

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Maryland Byways

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Take a fall foliage tour through Maryland's parks.
Take a Maryland Fall Foliage Trip

This autumn, find the best spots to be dazzled by Maryland’s rainbow forests of green, amethyst, orange and scarlet.

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Horses & Hounds

Since Colonial times, fox hunters have swept across these rolling, grassy fields in a colorful pageant of horses, hounds and “hill toppers,” who prefer to watch and ride at a slower pace.

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Star-Spangled Banner

The War of 1812-- America’s darkest hour, an army on our shores, a future in doubt. Retrace the battles and the bravery that saved the nation and birthed our “Star-Spangled Banner.”

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Train Car at B&O Railroad Museum
See Maryland Firsts

Maryland might have been the seventh state in the Union, but it is home to many fascinating and fun firsts.

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