In Garrett County there are always lots of things to discover. Come visit the 219 Indoor Flea Market near Oakland, MD. They offer all kinds of collectibles, jewelry, furniture and much more. Or check out one of the numerous yard and garage sales on the weekends. It’s a great opportunity to chat with the locals and find that special little something you’ve always wanted for your place.
Fall has definitely arrived in Garrett County now. The colorful display of turning leaves, the bright blue sky with the mild light of the autumn sun make us want to go outside. It’s the time of the year when the corn mazes are ready. Head out for a lot of fun at Cove Run Farms close to Accident, MD. They traditionally have a great corn maze and a portion of this year’s proceeds will be donated to “Warm the Children“. . . .
Fall is probably the season when the Farmer’s Market in Oakland, MD reaches its peak. They still offer a huge variety of summer fruits and vegetables, but the fall produce like squash and decorative gourds is also available. You will find delicious home baked goods, jams and jellies, artisan cheeses and handmade crafts. The Oakland Farmer’s Market in Garrett County is open for you on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am to 1pm.
If you are interested in Arts you will definitely want to head to Oakland, MD that weekend. The 34th Heritage Craft Fest will be hosted on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 11 and 12, 2013 at Broadford Elementary & Southern Middle Schools in Oakland, MD. The annual festival shows the creative work of regional artisans and involves 85 participating vendors. Come and admire the work of the more than 80 participating vendors. Chances are, you will find something really nice for . . .
After having spend quality time at Deep Creek Lake in beautiful Garrett County this summer you probably cannot get the thought of living here permanently out of your head. Give Humberson Homes a call, we can help you with all your real estate needs, from choosing the perfect property for you to building or finding your dream home. Imagine sitting in front of your own fireplace in your own house in Garrett County this year, looking at the beautiful scenery . . .
This morning in Garrett County we woke up to white lawns – the first frost of the year! However, we are still in for some beautiful fall days. Supposedly it will be sunny around Deep Creek Lake for the nex couple of days with temperatures in the 70s. Make sure you find some time for a nice walk in the woods in one of Garrett Counties’ great state parks, the light is beautiful and the leaves just start to turn. . . .
The leaves are already starting to turn in the higher elevations and you may be ready for a different approach to Leaf-Peeping in Western Maryland this year. Rather than drive around in your car, head for the Wisp Resort in McHenry and admire the beautiful foliage while comfortably seated in a chair lift on a scenic chair lift ride. Or if you are rather on the adventurous side, checkin for one of their canopy tours. http://www.wispresort.com/ Love horses? High up . . .
Although you will never be done discovering the beauties of Deep Creek Lake you may want to try something different the next time you visit Garrett County. Springs, PA, is just a short drive away from the lake. The drive alone is worth your time, the scenery is just beautiful. Go visit Mark’s Harness Shop down the road, they have all kind of leather supplies, not only harnesses but also belts, purses… You will find something you like! If you . . .
After undergoing repairs the bridge over the Casselman River and the park area with its new interpretative panels will be reopenend.
Check out the beautiful setting, take some pictures. There will be kids’ activities and music and you will also get a chance to eat a bite and buy souvenirs.
Have a great weekend visiting our beautiful Garrett County!
The Lodestone Golf Club on the mountain-top of Wisp Resort at Deep Creek Lake is a natural mountain golf course and got rated #2 Best Course You Can Play in Maryland by Golfweek Magazine in 2012 and 2013. Golfweek Magazine also ranked Lodestone Golf Club the #36 Best Resort Course in the United States in 2013. Right now construction is under way for a new 300 yard long and 125 yard wide driving range. Another good reason to come to . . .