Swallow Falls State Park


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Swallow Falls State Park


Location:In Garrett County, 9 miles northwest of Oakland on Swallow Falls Rd.
Facilities:65 improved campsites (3 with full hookups; @di), 3 youth group sites, modern bathhouses (é), picnic area (é), pavilion, playground, hiking trails.
Activities:Camping, freshwater fishing, hiking, cross-country skiing, interpretive programs (seasonal).
Special Features:This mountain park contains some of Maryland's most spectacular scenery. The wild and scenic Youghiogheny River flows along the park's borders, passing through shaded rocky gorges and creating rippling rapids. Park scenery also includes Muddy Creek Falls, a 63-foot waterfall.
Address:c/o Herrington Manor State Park
222 Herrington Ln
Oakland, MD 21550

Phone:301-387-6938
Web: www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/western/swallowfalls.html
Size: 257 acres.

See other parks in Maryland.