Cunningham Falls State Park

Thurmont, Maryland 21788

Cunningham Falls State Park

Cunningham Falls State Park Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"Located near Thurmont, Maryland, Cunningham Falls features a beautiful 78-foot cascading waterfall, the largest cascading waterfall in the state, attracting visitors from around the region. Cunningham Falls State Park is situated in the beautiful Catoctin Mountains in
Frederick County. While the parks’ trail distances range from 0.5 mile to 7.5 miles, the shortest hike is the most popular, as it leads to the overlook of the cascading waterfalls.

It offers dozens of miles of hiking trails and an ideal destination for swimming, boating, fishing, picnicking, camping, horseback riding, rock climbing, and cross-country skiing. Campsites and camper cabins are available for rent April–October."

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Trail Information

Thurmont
Nearby City
Kid-friendly
Accessibility
1 mile
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Easy
Skill Level
1 hour
Duration
Year-round
Services
Swimming, Boating, Fishing, Camping
Additional Use
Views, Waterfalls
Features
Local Contacts
Maryland Department of Natural Resources, tinyurl.com/cunfallsmap
Local Maps
Wooded, waterfall, sweeping vista from overlook
Attractions

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Dec 2018