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Gunpowder Falls State Park

 
2813 Jerusalem Road, PO Box 480 Kingsville, MD 21087
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Located along the stream valleys of the Big and Little Gunpowder Falls and the Gunpowder River; features biking trails, boat launch, boat rentals, cross-country skiing, interpretive programs, food and beverages, fishing, flatwater canoeing, hiking trails, historic interest, hunting, picnicking, playgrounds, equestrian trails, picnic shelters, swimming, whitewater canoeing, boardsailing lessons and equipment rental.

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Jan. 14, 2012, 7:23 a.m. - permalink
Wonderful hiking, from easy to challenging. Gorgeous views along streams and rocky overlooks.
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Devonshire B.
Sept. 3, 2013
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Awesome. Need I say more? I probably should...but I suggest you check it out for yourself.
Vardo N.
Oct. 24, 2013
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GSP is a string of parks. This address is for what looks like the middle one, with an old mill and hiking trails as its draw. No beach, no canoes. For...
Alex A.
Oct. 24, 2013
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Actually--the park does have beach. You are correct---that it is a string of parks--accordingly,the hammerman area, located at 7200 Graces Quarters, Chase,...
 
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Mary
Mary
Stand Up Paddleboarding is so fun, you don't even realise you're getting a workout! Try it through Ultimate Watersports.
 
Kelly Harrison
Kelly Harrison
Rent a kayak from Ultimate Watersports Great staff and great prices.
 
Shauna Harrison
Shauna Harrison
More outdoors!
 
Chuq Yang
Chuq Yang
Go for a swim at the beach!
 
christina holden
christina holden
Gotta enjoy a picnic at the beach!
 
Lester Rice
Lester Rice
I used to come up here all the time. great spot to hang out.
 
Holly Arnold
Holly Arnold
Don't go to this beach unless you like trash an music with maracas
 
Kim Bronakoski
Kim Bronakoski
I absolutely love taking our goldens, Riley & Raimi to the park, they love the trails but I do believe the beach is their favorite. They hit the water moments after arriving each and every time
 
Erin Hall
Erin Hall
Pretty good fishing :) at least during the warm months :p
 
Christine E
Christine E
Beautiful place to take a walk
 
CP
CP
Picnic tables fill up quick. Pretty shallow, nice soft sand.
 
Lisa Zanti
Lisa Zanti
To do
 
Judy Lovejoy
Judy Lovejoy
Find a nice flat rock and enjoy the sounds and sight of nature
 
 
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