Activities at Deep Creek – Lake Pointe Inn


2018 Autumn Glory Festival Dates


Wednesday, October 10 – Sunday, October 14, 2017 Autumn Glory Festival – 

The annual Autumn Glory Festival is a five-day celebration of autumn that celebrates the beauty of the local fall foliage. From Wednesday through Sunday, the area offers a wide variety of things to do indoors or outdoors. The Festival includes two large parades, concerts, band competitions, art exhibits, antique & craft shows and much more! Garrett County’s annual Autumn Glory Festival landed in the international spotlight in 2007, when the popular travel website, listed it tops among fall festivals in the world and this year, Good Housekeeping lists our Oakland, MD among the Top 50 Small Towns with the Best Fall Foliage. And in 2017, Travel & Leisure listed the Autumn Glory Festival and our own Oakland, MD as America’s Best Town for Fall Colors. View this Travel Channel video about our annual festival! More information about the 50th annual festival will be added as it is confirmed.

 Visit FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT’S  FALLINGWATER – within 1 hour driving distance from the Inn ( ) Click on this link to view the variety of tours offered at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater. Advance tickets or reservations are essential for all tours at Fallingwater. This guarantees you a tour although, during heavy visitation, you may still have a short wait upon arrival. Beside the normal house tour there are “In depth tours”, “Brunch tours”, “Sunset tours” etc.

WISP RESORT – Activities at the Wisp Resort:

  • Segway Tours – Tour the mountain on a Segway;
  • Canopy Tours – Traditional zip line meets obstacle course at Wisp Resort;
  • Mountain Coaster – Hop in one of the Mountain Coaster’s coaster carts and let the ride begin. The motorized pulley system will take you to the top of the mountain and control your speed as you ride down the 3500 foot track;
  • Frisbee Golf – follow the link below to see the activities and pricing of activities  at the Wisp Resort – adjacent to the Inn. There is something for everyone!


Sept 7 & 8, 2017 – The 14th Annual Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival, benefiting HART for Animals and Garrett Lakes Arts Festival (GLAF), features beautifully handcrafted works by local and regional artisans, more than 200 wines to taste from Maryland and national wineries, live entertainment, food, silent auction, wine store, wine pairing dinners, all set in the beautiful mountains of western Maryland.

Month of October at the Inn – October is “Pile a Pumpkin Month”! We gather the pumpkins and you ‘carve and carry’ them home! We supply the pumpkins, carving tools and design ideas. When you take a break from carving, travel around the county and take in the gorgeous fall foliage colors. We have some suggestions for driving tours.


Don’t forget that the Inn has paddle boards, canoes and kayaks that are available free of charge. Explore the lake and the lake environs at a perfect pace!


Tesla Drivers – Lake Pointe Inn offers a charging location for its guests!  

CORPORATE RATES: Contact the Innkeeper for rates and policies. Available on weekdays off season.

39 33′ 24.08″ N 79 21′ 28.13W Just enter these coordinates into your GPS and you’ll find your way without any problems. Beam me up, Scotty!

Lake Pointe Inn Gift Certificates ALWAYS make perfect gifts and are now available online!