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  • Groups, Tours and Motorcoach Trips

    Are you a tour operator or group planner searching for the next exciting adventure? Deep Creek Lake and the surrounding county will be sure to please! Bus trips are a breeze with easy interstate access from major metropolitan areas. No matter the season, this area boasts boundless activities from summer water activities on our 3,900 acre lake to downhill skiing in the winter. Springtime brings avid fishermen for the lake’s quiet waters and fall is a local’s favorite with many annual festivals and brilliant foliage.

    With Maryland’s rich historic background, Garrett County doesn’t disappoint even the biggest history buff. Garrett County is a designated Heritage Area and is known as “The Gateway to the West”. Take your group back in time with a look at the rich culture of our land. Check back often for new additions of sample itineraries or let us help you create a custom tour for groups' specific needs.

    What groups would most enjoy Deep Creek Lake & Garrett County?

    • Historic/Heritage Buffs
    • Students
    • Leaf Peepers
    • Antique Hunters
    • Religious Retreats
    • Festival/Event Goers

    • Adventure Seekers
    • Water Enthusiasts
    • Nature Lovers
    • Military Reunions
    • Motorcycle Clubs

  • Where is Garrett County?

    The Deep Creek Lake Area in western Maryland is located just three hours from the Baltimore and D.C. region. We are also just 2.5 short hours from the Pittsburgh, PA area.

  • Profile Sheet

    Click the image to the right to download our Motorcoach profile sheet to give an overview of our group friendly attractions and sample itineraries.

    • What's New?
    • Find our top 10 group attractions
    • Sampling of our Annual Festivals and Events
    • Local Receptive Operator Info
    • Year-Round Experiences
    • Distance Map
    • Sample Itineraries
  • Local Receptive Tour Operators

    If you are in need of tour services or looking for a tour operator offering tours to Garrett County locally including step-on guide services, visit our receptive tour operator members.

  • Sample Itineraries

    We have developed several sample itineraries that will give your group a unique look at Garrett County, Deep Creek Lake and surrounding communities. These are just a taste of tour options and we can custom create a tour to fit your groups' needs and tastes. Get inspired - our area has so much to offer!

  • Where to Stay & Eat

    After planning what attractions your group will visit it's time to reserve your accommodations, check out the local eateries and plan your extra activities. Click below to explore our area's lodging options from Deep Creek rentals to cozy lodges and inns all around the county. The dining page will explore every food option from pizza to gourmet cuisine and don't forget the catering opportunities available.

  • Group Testimonials

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    'It was the best party we have had. The kids said it was better than Cedar Point. (where we were originally going).' Joyce W., Group Event Summer 2013

    'Thank you so much for all you did! The group went to Camp Deep Creek last weekend, they had a blast! All the kids said that they want to go back for next years trip:) this made my daughter super happy since it was her original idea.  Thanks again !!!' Tracy M., May 2014, Youth Retreat


  • Contact Us

    Ready to plan your next group tour in Garrett County? Complete our RFP here.

    Have questions about having your meeting or event in Garrett County, Maryland? Please feel free to contact our Group Sales & Marketing Manager directly or fill out our form below.

    Jen Durben
    jen@garrettchamber.com
    301-387-5238

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