A LITTLE SHOPPING, WHITEWATER, ART AND WINE
(**You can extend this trip to Confluence for a full day trip)
Travel 219 north one mile to Route 42 (at police barracks). Bear left onto route 42. Stop in at the Schoolhouse Earth Shops for a bit of shopping. Continue on Rte 42 into Friendsville. You will see the Precision Rafting base, conducting thrilling raft rides down the raging rapids of the renowned Upper Youghiogheny river, on the main intersection in Friendsville. Head back to Route 42 West. Travel north 6 miles, take a right onto Frazee Ridge Road, Deep Creek Cellars is on your left. (ALWAYS CALL FIRST TO BE SURE THEY ARE OPEN-301-746-4349)**
Head back to the center of Friendsville and travel East on Bear Creek Road. The road follows Bear Creek all the way to Route 219. When you reach 219, take a right to go south. Pass through Accident and head back to the lake.
**To extend this trip to Confluence
Take the Friendsville/Addison Road to Route 40 East. Take Route 40 East, but after a very short while, take the 1st left onto route 523 toward Listonberg/Confluence. Confluence is where the Youghiogheny and Casselman Rivers converge. It is a scenic little town with river rafters and bicyclists. Stop for lunch at the Rivers Edge Café (seasonal).
After lunch, travel south on 281 to route 40. Take #40 East to 42 South or 219 south, whichever you prefer.