Hop in to your raft and prepare for a bumpy, splashy, and exhilarating ride! Want to beat the heat of Baltimore? Gather your family or a few friends and head to white water Middle River, MD to white water raft at Gunpowder Falls State Park, Dundee Creek, Antietam Creek, even West Virginia is close enough for white water rafters to try their hand on the Potomac River rapids at Harpers Ferry.
The city of Hagerstown is going ahead with a plan to clean up and demolish an old electrical plant tainted with toxic chemicals on the bank of Antietam Creek.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying human remains found in in a tributary of Antietam Creek.
Whether you are in for a thrilling high-speed adventure or looking to float leisurely downriver, tubing and rafting are great ways to have some family fun this summer.
State environmental officials are considering a request by a dairy farmer to draw water from Antietam Creek so he can raise his own crops.
The Hagerstown City Council is giving preliminary approval to a new park along Antietam Creek where paddlers could launch kayaks and canoes.
The National Weather Service predicts minor to moderate flooding on Potomac River tributaries including Antietam Creek, Seneca Creek and the Monocacy River.
Organizers say a 150th anniversary re-enactment of the Civil War Battle of Antietam will involve at least 4,000 participants.