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Rocky Gap State Park

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Address: Cumberland, MD
Phone Number: 3017221480
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Park that offers swimming beaches, campsites and boat rentals.

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We camped 2 nights at Rocky Gap at the recommendation of friends and it was wonderful! We had site 59 on Chestnut Loop. Pros: clean bathroom with multiple stalls. Our loop also... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We camped 2 nights at Rocky Gap at the recommendation of friends and it was wonderful! We had site 59 on Chestnut Loop. Pros: clean bathroom with multiple stalls. Our loop also had a family bathroom. Site was clean and spacey. Short walk down to the beach and other trails. Con: my only con and I don't even consider it... More 

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Cumberland, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking, biking, swimming, boating, fishing, camping, picnicking, enjoying the beautiful scenery.....it's the best! The resort has a lot to offer too. Great food and atmosphere plus the casino. All set in the beautiful gorgeous nature.

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Uniontown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place to visit any time of the year. All kinds of outdoor activities. Something for every member of the family.

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lake is amazing, the park is spectacular (we got married in here!), and the trail is amazing for running!

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Middletown, DE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we visited labor day weekend and there was a lot of activity, it did not seem overly crowded. Opted for the hike to the damn. It was short but pleasant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This a great camping location for the whole family. Every thing from the bath house to the play ground is well maintained. The camp site are in the trees like they should be. Family fun for everyone.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Had great visit to the campground. Our 1 st time visiting and were very pleased. Stayed in ash loop ( the only loop with power) and nice big sites with lots of privacy. Bathhouse were nice and clean. We spent time at the campground beach and rented kayaks one of the days for 5 an hour. Will be back for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Rocky Gap State Park offers terrific golfing, day use beach areas, a camping area with it's own beach, a beautiful lake that is perfect for kayaking, boating (electric motor only), fishing and hiking. There is a section by the dam that offers some beautiful rock outcrops. Be careful there. There is also a public hunting area there so be aware... More 

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I was impressed with the amenities at the park. The view was gorgeous and there was plenty of grills. The casino was nice and not smokey. We rented a canoe and the prices were reasonable. The lake is huge and it was nice to explore. Just be careful on what address you type into the gps. It took us to... More 

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Port Matilda, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

We had a nice hike around the lake. Never knew this was here and glad we found it. Stayed at the Casino which was also very nice. Hotel staff were great especially Mary at the front desk.

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