Frederick and Western Maryland Sights

Swallow Falls State Park

  • 222 Herrington La. Map It
  • Oakland
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Fodor's Review

At Swallow Falls State Park, paths wind along the Youghiogheny River, past shaded rocky gorges and rippling rapids, to a 53-foot waterfall. One of Maryland's hidden gems, the park is also known for its assemblage of 300-year-old hemlocks and for excellent camping, hiking, and fishing facilities.

Sight Information

Address:

222 Herrington La., off Rte. 219, Oakland, Maryland, 21550, United States

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Phone:

301-334–9180

Sight Details:

  • $2 Memorial Day–Labor Day, $1 Labor Day–Memorial Day
  • Daily dawn–dusk

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