Category Archives: outdoor activities

Winter is here! Finally!

This weekend a big winter storm is supposed to move into our area, bringing some inches to several feet of snow to Garrett County!  What are you waiting for? Jump in your car and come to see us. It’s going … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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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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McHenry MD Highland Festival

2014 marks the 27th annual McHenry Highland Festival.  This festival supplies the traditions of Highland music, games, and dance.  You can visit the different Clan tents and shop with the Celtic vendors.  This is a celebration for all ages to … Continue reading

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HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY! From Our Humberson Homes Team: We salute to our soldiers!  

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April Showers Bring May Flowers!!

Spring is arriving in Garrett County. This May you can enjoy the Bird fest weekend at the Deep Creek Lake State Park Discovery Center.  Beginning Saturday May 3rd at 6pm Katie Fallon will be speaking and signing her new book, … Continue reading

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