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 Outdoor Experiences
    Garrett County Is Dog Friendly
Your four-legged friends are always welcome in Garrett County. Many establishments are dog friendly, and there are plenty of amenities available around the region. The Deep Creek Lake Lions developed a 40,000-square-foot off-leash dog park at 1263 Bumble Bee Road in Accident. The park includes a double-door entry system, waste disposal and separate fenced areas for small and large dogs. For more information, please visit deepcreeklions. org/dog-park.html.
Other courses in close proximity to
Garrett County include Alpine Lake Resort (alpinelake.com/golf), Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort (rockygapcasino.com/golf) and Preston Country Club (prestoncountryclub. com).
Looking for some family-friendly fun? Garrett County has several miniature golf courses that include other fun challenges, from go- karts to arcades. For more information, check out visitdeepcreek.com/list/category/mini- golf-96.
More Outdoor Fun
Horseback riding is a fun way to enjoy
the countryside along Garrett County’s designated trails. There are several stables around the region that offer trail rides, lessons and hayrides (visitdeepcreek. com/list/category/horseback-riding-78). During the winter months, get into the holiday spirit with an authentic horse-drawn sleigh ride (deepcreeklakestable.com
or pleasantvalleydreamrides.com) or a romantic carriage ride.
Looking for some high-speed adventure? Garrett County has numerous state forest trails that are perfect for a snowmobile. Permits can be purchased for $15 annually and are available at state park offices.
To obtain maps and more information about outdoor activities, visit Garrett County Visitors Center, located at 15 Visitors Center Drive, McHenry, MD 21541.
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