Our mountains, rivers & lakes offer an abundance of activities in every vacation season! Boating, skiing, hiking, whitewater rafting, camping, or simply curling up by the fire—our area's natural beauty is the perfect destination whether you seek days full of activities or just plain relaxing. There's a Deep Creek Experience awaiting every member of the family in the Deep Creek Lake area and Garrett County, Maryland.
Direct highway access makes it easy to drive from anywhere! We're just 3 hours from Baltimore, MD & the Washington, D.C. area, 2 hours from Pittsburgh, PA, 4 hours from Columbus & Cleveland, OH and 45 minutes from Morgantown, WV & Cumberland, MD.
4 Seasons of Fun in Garrett County!
Boating, Biking, Wave Runners, Fishing, Mountain Coaster, History, Spas, Kayaking & more! Learn More
Fire on the Mountain
Celebrate Independence Day with a Fireworks Display Over Deep Creek Lake July 4, 2015 Learn More
New Water Vessel Protocol
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Top Destination on the Rise
TripAdvisor has named our McHenry, MD one of 2015's top 30 destinations on the rise! Learn More
Check Out Our Visitors Guide
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View Our Activities Guide
While you're in town, use our Activities Guide to find things to do, events & more! Learn More