Savage River State Forest

There is a host of Maryland State Parks near Deep Creek Lake, which explains why thousands upon thousands of outdoor enthusiasts flock to this region each summer. Even though this destination is popular, due to the high acreage of State Parks, green spaces, and protected natural areas, you’ll still feel completely secluded and alone out …

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One of our favorite day trips in the Deep Creek Lake area is planning a picnic and a stroll at Casselman River Bridge State Park. The scenic drive through the countryside is beautiful, and you’ll pass by a few points of interest to check out along the way. The standout attraction is the 1813 bridge …

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Savage River State Forest covers more than 55,000 acres in Garrett County, Maryland, and it’s an all-seasons area for outdoor recreation. In the wintertime, it’s the perfect place to explore with snowshoes, cross-country skis, or snowmobiles. There are approximately nine miles of trails, ideal for cross-country and snowshoeing. And three dedicated snowmobiling trails—two of which …

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It’s nearly impossible to choose a favorite season to be on Deep Creek Lake, but there’s no doubt that spring is a truly beautiful time of year to be here. There are a number of great things to do at Deep Creek Lake this spring, and it’s the perfect time to break out of that …

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With over 54,000 acres of land, the Savage River State Forest has the largest facility in the state forest system. 11,000 acres of the land has been designated as Wild lands. That still leaves 44,000 acres for visitors and locals to explore! When you stay at Lake Pointe Inn this summer, you’ll be able to …

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