There are several state parks in the area that offer hiking, bike trails and swimming, among other things.
Swallow Falls, Deep Creek Lake, Herrington Manor, and New Germany State Parks are all close by and are great for appreciating the beautiful scenery and enjoying a day with the family.
You can't travel to western Maryland without hearing about the great whitewater rafting adventures along the Youghiogheny River corridor. There are several outfitters in the area who offer different types of expeditions from beginner to experienced. An adrenaline rush for sure!
If you'd rather stick around the chalet instead of venturing out, we have plenty of entertainment options to keep you occupied. The Game Room is equipped with both a Brunswick Billiards and competition style Ping Pong table. Board games, an Xbox and Wii gaming consoles, books, a music library, DIRECTV with NFL Sunday Ticket, and a lot more!
If you'd like to venture out a bit further, Spruce Forest Artisan's Village in Grantsville, MD is a historic location that features artisans who work with iron, wood, stained glass, and pottery.
Gift shops in addition to a cafe and the Penn Alps restaurant are onsite.
The Casselman River bridge is located just down the road and the Stanton Mill, which grinds fresh flour and grain for purchase, is also nearby.
If you're looking for the best pizza in the area, then look no further. Brenda's Pizzeria offers New York style pizza at its best. Their menu also includes appetizers, salads, sandwiches, entrees' and desserts. They are located on Garrett Hwy in Oakland, MD.
Moonshadow is a local eatery in Accident, MD and now in Deep Creek, that offers American and vegan dishes, and includes appetizers, salads, and entrees. They also have live music every weekend. Rated by TripAdvisor as one of the 10 best places to eat at in Garrett County Maryland.