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Seneca Creek State Park

MD 20878
+1 888-432-2267
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Great for hiking, runs, beginner mountain biking

Went here as part of an outdoors class. The shelters were really nice in the shade to sit in. Left... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrea N
Fabulous Nature Escape

My wife and I needed a nature escape from all the traffic and crowds that go with visiting and... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Alex V
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Seneca is a good spot for canoeing.
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MD 20878
+1 888-432-2267

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here as part of an outdoors class. The shelters were really nice in the shade to sit in. Left our stuff there as we ran about the park trails hiking and biking. There are plenty of soccer and baseball fields too.

Thank Andrea N
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I needed a nature escape from all the traffic and crowds that go with visiting and touring Washington D.C.. Seneca Creek State Park was perfect for that. We took a leisurely 4 mile hike around the lake on a relatively easy trail...More

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This park is a hidden gem. I used to take my kids to the playground and kayaking on the lake when they were small. Every Christmas we would go an see the lights and now I do the tour anytime I have visitors. Last Sunday...More

1  Thank claudiast
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We drove 40 miles to take the kids to a place to see a lot of Christmas lights. The park is set up to queue a lot of cars when it gets busy so have to be patient if it is not busy and you...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Beautiful park with a circular trail around the lake. You can complete the trail in 1 - 1hr and 20 minutes depending on your pace and age. Exceptional colors during the fall that reflects on the water which creates great exposure for photography lovers. Unlike...More

Thank BirTurk
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This was our first visit to Seneca Creek State Park in Maryland and the Cloppers Lake Boat Center on Lake Cloppers. We walked down to a floating pier and took photos of the lake. Picnicking, boat rentals, trails and a tire playground are just some...More

Thank Orioles-Ravens
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My family spent a Saturday at this park recently and we were pleasantly surprised to find very affordable kayak, canoe and paddle boat rentals. I think I paid $9 for one kayak for an hour. They also had a pontoon boat tours for $2 per...More

Thank m0rningsidem0m
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

I've been enjoying this park for years. During spring and summer the park has a boat rental center, pontoon boat tours for two dollars per person on weekends (reservations), kids fishing clinics and more. There is a number of trails but I would imagine the...More

Thank EdfromPDR
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Visited the park for seeing the Winter lights and loved the experience. Kids enjoyed the drive through the park. Though we cannot get out of the car for the entire drive, kids can either use sun roof or stand in the front to enjoy the...More

1  Thank bala2803
Reviewed 1 January 2015

We spend the early part of Christmas Eve doing the drive through the light display and it was great. Since it's a drive-through with no walking, it was perfect for my friends 90+ mother. Surprisingly it was not overly congested so there wasn't a wait...More

Thank cmanofcape
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