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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:
2014 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.
The Gratitude of Maryland State Parks:
HERRINGTON MANOR STATE PARK, MD
A hidden gem tucked away in Western Maryland! This park features a 53-acre lake and wooded trails, which are used for cross-country skiing in the winter and swimming, rowboats, canoes and paddle boats in the summer. Picnicking, hiking, tennis, volleyball are a few others activities enjoyed here. 20 furnished rustic log cabins can be rented year round. Popular special events such as maple syrup demonstrations, apple butter making and family fishing events are held throughout the year.
Please read what makes our visitors happy during their visit to Herrington Manor.
The interpretive nature walks are VERY informative and professional. The naturalists really added to our experience at the park!
The park is kept so tidy and well-groomed!
The rangers and park naturalists were so helpful and informative. They took a lot of time to explain things and the programs turned our vacation into a real educational experience for the entire family. We had an amazing time and will definitely be back!
Swallow Falls State Park (3 miles)
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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, motorhomes, and designated shelters. Permits may be issued upon request by the Park Manager for special events operating under a use agreement.
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 Resource Police Officer.
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Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
Rt. 70 or 270 West to Frederick, Rt. 70 West to Hancock and Rt. 68. Rt. 68 west to exit 14 at Keysers Ridge and Rt. 219. Follow Rt. 219 south 19.5 miles to Mayhew Inn Road. Turn right on Mayhew Inn Road, travel 4.5 miles to end of road. At stop sign turn left, travel 0.3 miles to first road on right. Turn right onto Swallow Falls Road and travel 5.8 miles to the park.
Follow Rt. 79 south to Morgantown and Rt. 68 east to exit 14 and Rt. 219. Follow Rt. 219 south 19.5 miles to Mayhew Inn Road. Turn right on Mayhew Inn road, travel 4.5 miles to end of road. At stop sign turn left, travel 0.3 miles to first road on the right. Turn right and travel 5.8 miles to park.
Mailing Address:HERRINGTON MANOR STATE PARK
222 HERRINGTON LANE
OAKLAND MD 21550
Phone Number:Information: (301)334-9180