Appalachian Trail – Voted one of the top 20 trails in the nation by trails.com. Maryland’s 40-mile portion of the 2,168-mile route incorporates South Mountain, Gathland and Washington Monument state parks.
Swallow Falls State Park – Home of the 53-foot-high Muddy Creek Falls. Linked to Herrington Manor State Park by a six-mile trail. Both sites feature circuit day hikes.
The Great Allegheny Passage - After many years of extraordinary effort, Allegany County is proud to announce that the Maryland portion of the Great Allegheny Passage is complete from the Mason Dixon line to the C&O Canal Tow Path running through Frostburg, the Narrows and Cumberland.
The “Complete Public Lands Link” WMD Adventures has compiled a "killer" set of links that can get you up to speed quickly on Maryland’s public trails.