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Travel Blogs from Thurmont

Thurmont Travel Blogs (9)
Catoctin Mountain State Park, Thurmont, United States travel blog

Catoctin Mountain State Park

A travel blog entry by tiggrrrmeg

Elevation climb of 550 ft. in 1.5 miles! Whew! Try that with 30 pound packs on that aren't packed right! We made the mistake of making our packs top-heavy. Going uphill is a nightmare when you don't wear the weight ...

Where In The World Is Chris?, Thurmont, United States travel blog

Where In The World Is Chris?

A travel blog entry by hayesonthehill

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Yakima!  This was our first trip without Chris, but it was the last short trip we could take for the season and he was working in Yakima, WA for the month.  This was also our first boon-docking (kinda) trip where we had no hookups.  We ...

Last day, Thurmont, United States travel blog

Last day

A travel blog entry by oldcarguy

Took a short hike, swam in the cold lake.  Packed to head ...

Cunningham Falls State Park, Thurmont, United States travel blog

Cunningham Falls State Park

A travel blog entry by jimkar

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Today was just Marla and myself.  The drive was an hour and a half from our apartment to the park.  The cost of the park is $3 a vehicle and $4 for out of staters.  It is done on the honor system.  We started our hike by taking the ...

Attractions in Thurmont

Thurmont Attractions (5)
Catoctin Mountain Park

Catoctin Mountain Park

4.50

6602 Foxville Rd, Thurmont, Maryland, United States

You can't visit the Presidential retreat of Camp David here, but you can take advantage of the park's 25 miles of scenic hiking trails plus many outdoor activities including camping, fishing and picnicking.

Catoctin Furnace

Catoctin Furnace

3.50

14039 Catoctin Hollow Road, Cunningham State Park Thurmont, Maryland, United States

Built in 1776 and located at Cunningham Falls State Park, this was the first iron furnace constructed in rural Frederick County.

Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo

Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo

3.50

13019 Catoctin Furnace Road, Thurmont, Maryland, United States

From macaws to monkeys, boas to bears, this zoo offers visitors a chance to get up-close-and-personal with many different animals.

Cunningham Falls State Park

Cunningham Falls State Park

4.00

14039 Catoctin Hollow Road, Thurmont, Maryland, United States

Located in the Catoctin Mountains, this park is well-known for its history, scenic beauty and various recreational facilities including campsites, hiking trails, picnic areas and fishing piers.