Swallow Falls State Park Cabins

Swallow Falls State Park

The Best of Maryland in Swallow Falls State Park

The Swallow Falls State Park in Oakland, Maryland delivers on scenery what it lacks in size. A mountain park with a 53-foot waterfall, rocky gorges, and tall hemlocks – this is one of the best places to hike in Western Maryland, and is also within easy reach of a range of Swallow Falls State Park hotels.

Best Hiking Trails in Swallow Falls State Park

The trail system at Swallow Falls State Park is often rated as one of the best in the area, and the main trails live up to their reputation. A selection of shorter and longer hikes are available, in addition to a handicap accessible route to Muddy Creek Falls, and a side route to Tolliver Falls.

Great Places to Stay Near Swallow Falls State Park

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Swallow Falls State Park, Oakland, Maryland, United States
from $167
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Swallow Falls State Park, Oakland, Maryland, United States
from $99
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Swallow Falls State Park, Oakland, Maryland, United States
from $116
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4.5
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Best Family Activities in Swallow Falls State Park

Swallow Falls is family-friendly, dog-friendly, and features some of the best waterfalls in Maryland. One of the smaller state parks in the area, this is a great option for families looking to take part in nature programs, explore the hiking trails, and camp out under the stars.

Top Lodging Near Swallow Falls State Park

House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Swallow Falls State Park, Oakland, Maryland, United States
from $151
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4.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Oakland, West Oakland, Maryland, United States
from $140
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4.6
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House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Oakland, West Oakland, Maryland, United States
from $207
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4.9
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