Maryland

Recreation

Featured National, State & Regional Parks

Cunningham Falls State Park

Groups can enjoy a variety of outdoor leisure opportunities such as swimming, hiking, fishing, and canoeing. 14039 Catoctin Hollow Road, Thurmont, MD 21788. Tel: 301-271-7574. Cost: Fee.... More Info

Other Listings

Assateague Island National Seashore

At Assateague Island students can explore sandy beaches, salt marshes, maritime forests and coastal bays. The park features beautiful wild horses, biking, camping, horseback riding, shell collecting, shellfishing, swimming, and more. 11800 Marsh View Lane, Berlin, MD 21811. Tel: 410-641-1441. Cost: Free.

Fort Foote Park

Fort Foote Rd. Oxon Hill, MD. 301-763-4600. Constructed in 1863 atop Rozier's Bluff to strengthen the ring of fortifications that encircled Washington, D.C. Free.

Gunpowder Falls State Park

Groups can enjoy activities such as canoeing, fishing, hiking, and mountain biking, at Maryland’s largest state park. 7200 Graces Quarters Rd, Middle River, MD 21220. Tel: 410-592-2897. Cost: Free/Fee.

Wye Island NRMA

View the island’s wildlife while hiking the trails. See birds, the endangered Delmarva Fox Squirrel, geese, ducks, and more. 632 Wye Island Road, Queenstown, MD 21658. Tel: 410-827-7577. Cost: Fee/Free.