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Garrett County's Gem

Deep Creek Lake is more than just a body of water – it’s a way of life. Nestled in the mountains of Western Maryland, Deep Creek Lake attracts thousands of visitors every year. Located only 2 hours from Pittsburgh, PA, and 3 hours from Baltimore, MD and Washington, D.C., Deep Creek is the perfect getaway destination.

Deep Creek Lake

Fast Facts

Deep Creek Lake is the largest freshwater lake in Maryland. It is controlled by a hydroelectric Dam and it is owned by the state of Maryland.

65 Miles

of Shoreline

3,900 Acres

of Lake Surface Area

41,000 Acres

of Watershed Area


Year of Creation

Live WEbcam

Check in on Deep Creek Anytime!

This webcam is positioned at the very popular Lakeside Creamery and looks out over one of the widest parts of the lake! Check on current conditions any time.

Webcam feed courtesy of Railey Realty

Do you have questions? Call or visit us.

(703) 975-8485

P.O. Box 376
Oakland, MD 21550


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