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Deep Creek Lake State Park

898 State Park Rd, Oakland, MD 21561-2301
+1 301-387-4111
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Deep Creek Weekend

We were in a 2 story 3 bedroom 2 bath house right on the lake, a TaylorMade Property. We were only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Incredible family vacation spot

If you haven't been to DCL, you should. Great get away only 3 hours from DC. Lots of family fun... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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A great spot for water skiing, boating, hiking and swimming.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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898 State Park Rd, Oakland, MD 21561-2301
+1 301-387-4111
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in a 2 story 3 bedroom 2 bath house right on the lake, a TaylorMade Property. We were only minutes from everywhere. Location was great, rental was clean and well maintained. Kitchen was also very well stocked. Loved the fireplace and skylights in...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you haven't been to DCL, you should. Great get away only 3 hours from DC. Lots of family fun on the lake - boating, fishing, swimming, sailing. Off the lake there are great local restaurants, hiking, skiing, a mountain coaster, zip line, and a...More

Thank PiggednPoked4Dinner
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Year round attraction with a variety of things to do. Hike, boat, ski, picnic and so much more. Lake is well maintained and area is very nice.

Thank BonbiTravels
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We came across this place thanks to the staff at the Maryland Welcome Center. The lake is clean, well maintained and excellent for kayaking, boating. There are a lot of picnic areas, rest rooms and ample parking We went for the fall colors, but except...More

Thank DrunkTraveler
Reviewed 18 October 2017

What a great place to have a picnic and a swim at a wonderful lake. The staff keeps it so clean and they are so friendly. Small charge to get in but you will love the hiking trails and the history here.

Thank stm1258
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

It is a beautiful state park right by Deep Creek lake. Beach is small but very scenic. We will definitely come again.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Well taken care of! A really nice park to enjoy at day at the beach. Plenty of room for families and a nice place for a picnic.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A beautiful trail of various lengths. We did it on a rainy day still very nice. Lots of camping areas. All through the forest, lots of makers to keep you on trail. A nice day with nature.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I Love this place! Beautiful lake with 70 miles of shore line and plenty of lake to boat, from Pontoon to speed boats for sking. In the winter there is also Snow Sking offered at the WISP, and Golf from late Spring to late Fall....More

Thank brewlovers
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Such a beautiful place. We had friends with a boat and that was a fantastic way to spend the day. Lots of hiking and relaxing. Quiet and peaceful place in September.

Thank mdgipsy
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27 July 2017|
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Response from hoots56 | Reviewed this property |
sorry I do not know the answer, but I guess good as lots of people fishing.
4 November 2016|
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Response from Lee Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes, bob's rents boats and jet skis
Lydia L
19 June 2016|
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Response from MarandJohn2013 | Reviewed this property |
We never go on the weekends because we have been told that they are crazy with people. So I assume that the water would be choppy but I think there is a law about when you can cause a wake. Look into that.