Local Lore

Maps, articles, resources and more about Garrett County and Deep Creek Lake. Not intended to be a comprehensive guide, just a place to collect my own contributions

My blog – medium-to-long posts on Garrett County, Deep Creek Lake and other stuff.

Visit my Trail Guide to Garrett County – summaries and links to video trail tours and more info for all public-access trails in the County.

Video trail tours and local lore – Subscribe to my YouTube channel for lots of cool local adventures like my hike around the shoreline of Deep Creek Lake, where to take your pets and more!

History of Garrett County in Maps – This presentation takes you through the history of Garrett County Maryland and Deep Creek Lake through a series of maps.