Greenbrier State Park

Greenbrier State Park


Location:In Washington County, 10 miles east of Hagerstown, on US 40. Accessible from I-70 via the Myersville Interchange.
Facilities:165 improved campsites (some with electric hookups; @di), bathhouses with hot showers, picnic areas (é), 4 reservable lakefront gazebos, hiking trails, mountain bike trails, 42-acre lake, boat launch, boat rentals, camp store, food concessions, playgrounds, visitor center (é).
Activities:Camping, boating, flatwater canoeing, freshwater fishing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, hunting, cross-country skiing.
Special Features:Park is located in the Appalachian Mountains, one of the earth's oldest mountain ranges. Rock outcrops and "mountain stones" found at Greenbrier reveal much about earth's geologic history. The Appalachian National Scenic Trail (see entry in national trails section) enters the eastern edge of the park on Bartman's Hill.
Address:21843 National Pike
Boonsboro, MD 21713

Phone:301-791-4767
Web: www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/western/greenbrier.html
Size: 1,288 acres.

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