• Winter Celebrations
  • Casselman River Bridge

  • Winter Fishing
  • Natural Beauty

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  • Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area
  • Begin Your Garrett County Virtual Reality Tour!

    Garrett County Virtual Tour

  • Garrett County, Gateway to the West Garrett County, Gateway to the West

    Garrett County, the westernmost county in Maryland, is a region rich in history, culture and natural resources. The state recognizes its importance and certified it as one of thirteen such areas in Maryland. Explore our heritage and discover why.

  • Heritage Spotlight

     New Germany - Past & Present

    Sunday, March 11 | 1:30pm - 4:30pm | New Germany State Park Lake House

    Celebrate our Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) history on March 11 from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the New Germany State Park Lake House. Two showings of “New Germany – Past & Present”, a new documentary film featuring local historian, Bill Martin, will take place at 1:30 and 3:00 p.m. For more information on this FREE event, call the New Germany State Park ranger station (301) 895-5453 or visit Friends of New Germany Facebook page.

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  • Download our FREE Heritage App today!

    Available on Android and Apple devices, visitors and residents can download heritage related tours that takes them on a step by step journey around the county. Search Garrett Heritage Area in the Google Play Store or iTunes App Store to locate and download for FREE. Tours include fall foliage, barn quilts, trails, and our heritage area themes. Directions guide visitors to each stop and are available offline, perfect if your phone drops service.

    Download today to start exploring.