50 Perfect Maryland Day Trip Ideas!

The State of Maryland really is America in Miniature. Maryland is a rather small state but wow, it’s jam-packed with fun things to do!

There are mountain regions, more beaches than you could ever hope to visit, and a state that is full of historical significance. So, where should you even start?

I have picked out 50 perfect Maryland day trip ideas for you. These are all places we have visited and loved. And I think you will love these places too!

Swallow Falls State Park

This is one of the best, if not the best state park in Maryland. If you take the very kid friendly Canyon Trail you can hit not one, but 4 gorgeous waterfalls in one hike!

Spend the day playing in the water and sand at this beautiful mountain lake. You can rent kayaks and kid friendly things to do and go!

Deep Creek Lake State Park

Track’s N Yaks

One of the coolest and most unique outdoor adventures that literally the entire family can enjoy. Have you ever been rail biking?

C&O Canal Williamsport/Cushwa

Bring your bikes and scooters! You can easily get on the C&O Canal trail from the Williamsport location.

Weverton Cliffs

If you are up for a challenge you will definitely be rewarded. This 1.5 mile each way hike brings you to one of the best overlooks in Maryland!