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.
Current Surface Temperatures & Weather
The information below shows the current conditions and ‘extreme’ conditions from Deep Creek Lake.The information is being provided courtesy of Garrett College.
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Deep Creek Fast Facts
69 Miles of Shoreline
3,900 Acres of Lake Surface Area
41,000 Acre Watershed
Created in 1925
Largest Freshwater Lake in Maryland
Controlled by a Hydroelectric Dam
Owned by the State of Maryland
The Deep Creek Watershed Foundation was founded in 2016 with the primary goal of raising funds to finance projects and initiatives to further implement the Watershed Management Plan which will preserve and protect the Deep Creek Watershed. There are many important projects taking place right now, and you can choose which initiatives to support.
Help Preserve & Protect Deep Creek Lake and the Watershed