Deep Creek Lake State Park

Hiking the Meadow Mountain Trail System at Deep Creek Lake State Park

Rocky Gap State Park

New Study Highlights Challenges Facing the Appalachian National Scenic Trail • Appalachian Mountain Dreams

Washington, D.C.—According to a new assessment released today by the National Parks Conservation Association NPCA and the Appalachian Trail Conservancy ATC, one of the most beloved recreational footpaths in the United States, the Appalachian National Scenic Trail, faces many challenges that put the experience of visitors and trail resources at risk. Adjacent land development on […]

Maple Syrup Isn’t Always From New England…

As maple syrup season nears, producers in Garrett County are readying their tapping equipment for harvesting time, which runs from the end of this month through April. The sap starts to flow during the spring thaw, when the combination of mineral-rich soil and temperate weather yields exceptionally rich and sweet syrup.[1]

After an exceptional winter, […]

Time To Plan A Bike Ride? How About A Spring Hike?

While the weather outside right now may not be conducive of going off on a bike tour, right about now may be a good time to start planning for the spring and summer.

A good place to start (or end) could be the town of Cumberland, Maryland where two hike and bike trails come together. […]