Description: The park offers swimming, rowboating, canoeing and paddle boating, picnicking, hiking, tennis, volleyball and 20 furnished log cabins for rental use year round. There are 4 trails of varying lengths. Trails are grass covered and broad. Terrain varies with some hill climbing and several areas are soft during wet spells. Trails are groomed in the winter for cross-country skiing.
Use: Hiking, Mountain Biking, XC-Skiing
Difficulty: Easy - Moderate
Directions: Take Rt. 219 south from McHenry, MD to Mayhew Inn Road (2 miles past Deep Creek Lake). Turn right on Mayhew Inn Road and travel 4.5 miles to end of road. At the stop sign turn left onto Oakland Sang Run Road and travel .3 miles to the first road on the right which will be Swallow Falls Road. Turn right onto Swallow Falls Road and travel 5.8 miles to Herrington Manor State Park. Red and Blue trails can be accessed at the concession stand by the lake. The Green trail is accessed behind the backstop at the ballfield, near the tennis courts. The Yellow trail is accessed from the Green trail.
Directions to park entrance on Google Maps