• Broadford Lake Park


    LakesParks, Nature Centers & Recreation

    About Us

    It is one of Oakland's municipal parks. Located in the southern end of the county, one mile from Oakland. Canoes, sailboards, rowers and electric trolling crafts are invited to navigate the 140 acres of water. The lake is regularly stocked with trout, crappie, bass and catfish. Amenities include a boat launch and docks, picnic areas, sandy life guarded swimming beach and lake house. The gates are locked during the winter months but access is permitted following the posted guidelines.

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Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area

 15 Visitors Center Dr., McHenry, MD 21541

 301. 387.5238


  • This project has been financed in part with State Funds from the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority, an instrumentality of the State of Maryland.
    However, project contents or opinions do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority.

  • Photo Credits: Tim Jacobsen, Bob Carney, Marcia Warnick, Sarah Myers, Crede Calhoun, Higher Focus Studios, Garrett Historical Society, Garrett County Chamber of Commerce