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Allegany Expeditions Inc. offers guided backpacking, caving, canoeing, fishing, and kayaking tours. The company also rents out camping equipment. 10310 Columbus Ave. NE, Cumberland, MD, 21502. 301/722–5170. www.alleganyexpeditions.com.
Western Maryland Adventures is an excellent choice for outdoorsy types. Sure many companies can take you white-water rafting, fishing, rock climbing, or zip lining, but how many do all that and more, plus offer Segway tours through the woods? 16701 Lakeview Rd. NE, Flintstone, Cumberland, MD, 21530. 301/784–8403. www.wmdadventures.com.