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Md. State Park Finishing Post-Sandy Cleanup

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s reopening part of Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont after salvaging timber downed or damaged by Superstorm Sandy in 2012.

03/05/2014

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Md. State Parks Promote New Year Hikes

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources wants you to get off the sofa and go outside on New Year’s Day.

01/01/2014

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Harriet Tubman Will Finally Be Honored With Md. State Park

She’s one of the most famous slaves in American history. Now–100 years after her death–Harriett Tubman is finally getting the honor she deserves.

03/09/2013

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Md. State Park Lifeguards Compete At Greenbrier

About 70 Maryland state park lifeguards are gathering near Boonsboro to compete in a variety of running, swimming and climbing events.

08/07/2012

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Thurmont In Talks To Sell Land For State Park

The town of Thurmont says it’s negotiating to sell 450 acres to the state to expand nearby Cunningham Falls State Park.

06/06/2012

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Sign-Up Ends For Md. State Park Quest Contest

The Maryland Park Service says registration has ended for a statewide contest that involves visiting state parks.

05/14/2012

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Best Scenic Running Paths In The Baltimore Area

Baltimore’s beauty means running doesn’t have to be boring, but finding the best trails takes an expert hand. Get out and see the best Baltimore-area trails, and never fall into a running funk again.

04/07/2012

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More Military Explosives Found At Southern Md. Park

Authorities say more explosives have been found along the shoreline of a state park in southern Maryland.

01/11/2012

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Sandy Point State Park Reviewing Safety Procedures After July 4th Drowning

The drowning of a 6-year-old at Sandy Point State Park has the park service reviewing safety procedures.

07/07/2011

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