Favorite Area Activities

Our 15 Favorite Things to Do To Experience
All Four Seasons at Deep Creek Lake, Maryland:

Area Activity - kayaksMeander and explore the serene and scenic Deep Creek Lake in one of the Inn’s kayaks or canoes.

Listen to the sleigh bells jingle as you ride back in time to experience the pastoral beauty of Pleasant Valley on a refreshing horse drawn sleigh.

Take a guided hike with a naturalist to investigate and explore all the cultural and natural resources Deep Creek State Park holds.

The Inn’s pontoon boat ride will help to unwind and relax while you view 65 miles of shoreline. (Seasonal from mid-May through October)

Have some fun swishing down the snow-covered mountain on a tube in the cool mountain air. Pack a picnic and hike through one of the many state parks.

Area Activities - FLWBeat the heat of a hot city summer playing a round of golf immersed in breathtaking mountains designed around the natural contours at the Wisp Ski slopes named by Golfstyles Magazine as one of the “100 Must-Play Courses of the Mid-Atlantic.”

View world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob less than an hour away.

If you are looking for adventure there are Class II to Class IV rapids on the nearby wild rivers to satisfy every appetite and don’t miss the man-made whitewater course on the top of Marsh Hill.

Take an airplane trip to get a bird’s eye look at the surrounding area.

Include Alpine or Cross-country skiing in your winter plans to make the hot cocoa taste sweeter while you recharge in front of the Inn’s 9 foot stone fireplace.

Enjoy the silence as you cross country ski or snowshoe at Herrington Manor State Park or watch the snow fall in the warming hut at the new Adventure Sports Center.

Area Activities - BikesEnjoy an afternoon mountain bike ride through over 80,000 acres of public parks.

In the spring the “Sap-To-Syrup” demonstrations show how maple syrup is made.

The fall is the time to surround yourself in vibrant foliage and experience the colors on a walk to Muddy Creek Falls, the highest waterfall in Maryland.

Roast marshmallows over the Inn’s fire pit while overlooking a moonlit lake at night.

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