Services & Amenities:
2013 Reservation/Transaction Fees:
In addition to the park facility use fee, there is a nightly reservation/transaction fee. Internet reservations, the per night fee is $4.56. Call Center, the per night fee is $4.61. Walk-In transactions at the park, the per night fee is $4.51. Reservation/Transaction Fees are Non-Refundable.
Fall and Winter Camping in MD State Parks:
Many Maryland State Parks offer fall and winter primitive RV camping opportunities. Additional information can be found at:
The Gratitude of Maryland State Parks:
DANS MOUNTAIN STATE PARK, MD
Picture perfect panoramic views! This park serves covers 481 acres and offers a wide variety of wildlife, mountain streams, and scenic overlooks. It is located on a 16-mile stretch of a mountain named for Daniel Cresap, one of the first settlers in Allegany County. The primary feature of the park is an Olympic size pool that offers an accessible ramp for visitors with disabilities and a fenced wading pool. A modern bathhouse and concession stand serves the area during the summer. Picnic tables are located throughout the park, and include accessible tables. Four pavilions are available for family and group picnics.
Services & Amenities:
Alerts and Important InformationALCOHOL POLICY:
The consumption or possession of an open container of an alcoholic beverage will be prohibited in all state park areas with the exception of interior areas of full-service cabins and motorhomes.
Alcohol permits will only be issued through a reservation for a designated shelter, or other approved facility. A $35 fee will be charged for each alcohol permit. Permits may be revoked for cause by Park Manager, their designee or a Natural Resources Police Officer.
Internet shelter reservations requiring an alcohol permit will need to contact the Call Center at 1-888-432-2267, Mon-Fri, 8 am - 8 pm to make your reservation.
For additional alcohol policy information, visit our web site at:
Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
9 MILES SOUTH OF FROSTBURG MD. EAST OF MARYLAND ROUTE 36. GPS Address: 17410 Recreation Area Road SW, Lonaconing, MD 21539
Mailing Address:DANS MOUNTAIN STATE PARK
c/o New Germany State Park, 349 Headquarters Lane
Grantsville MD 21536
Phone Number:Information: 3018955453