Category Archives: Activities

Weather folklore (?)

With the weather being as the weather is these days, bad thoughts are surfacing. Was that really it? Summer’s over already? According to the meteorologists the weather will straighten itself out by the end of week. Warm temps will return … Continue reading

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Worth a trip! If you are in the Accident area, drive up to the Lavender Farm! It’s just off 219, simply follow the signs. Anne Davidson and her family are growing and harvesting lavender on their farm. Visitors are allowed … Continue reading

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Snowshoeing Anyone?

Deep Creek Lake offers yet another winter activity that many people probably aren’t aware of ……… snowshoeing tours. Yes, you heard me correctly snowshoeing! I never thought about it being an option here but why not? It is a great … Continue reading

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Winter Storm Watch for Garrett, Preston and Tucker Counties

Tomorrow Saturday, February 21, 2015 a Winter Storm Watch has been issued. Please use extreme caution as heavy snow is expected from about 10:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. and then turning over to a Wintry Mix for the evening hours. … Continue reading

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Did you know?????

After doing some research through the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, I discovered some very interesting information.  Did you know that Wisp was not the first ski resort in Maryland? That honor  goes to New Germany State Park in the 1940’s … Continue reading

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Garrett County Ice Fishing Contest

It is that time of year again! The Garrett County Ice Fishing Contest has begun and will continue until March. Now that the lake has frozen over it’s time to get those reels back out and bundle up. All fish … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

Halloween goes back far into history.  This celebration dates back to the Celtic festival of Samhain.  Though was celebrated on November the first as a marking to the end of summer and harvest to the beginning of darkness and the … Continue reading

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It’s Fair Time!!!

It’s that time of year again for the Garrett County, MD Agriculture Fair! This is a great time for all family and friends to get out and enjoy the local vendors, crafters, and farmers of our County.  Not to mention … Continue reading

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Happy 4th

It’s the 4th of July weekend here in Garrett County.  Thursday July 3rd at dusk Broad ford Lake Park will be holding their annual fireworks display.  Then on Friday July 4th at dusk Deep Creek Lake will be holding their Fire on … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Home Show

This year marks the third annul Home & Garden Show at the Garrett County Fairgrounds.  Come on down and see what’s available in building, remodeling, decorating, landscaping, crafts, and home-related services.  DON’T forget to stop by the Humberson Homes exhibit and … Continue reading

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