4 Autumn Tours To Take While at Deep Creek Lake

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They say it is all about the leaves. Yes, it’s true, the mountains come alive with color and you become engulfed in a living work of art.  The splendor around Deep Creek Lake is so surreal you’ll want to pinch yourself to make sure it’s not a dream. We’ve found a few autumn activities that […]

Celebrate Family Day

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When was the last time you and your family did something out of the ordinary? If you have to think about it, then it’s definitely time!  We want to help you plan family time that is epic from everyone’s perspective. Unsurprisingly, Family Day, slated for September 25, 2017, is held around the word with the […]

50th Annual Autumn Glory Festival 2017

Autumn Glory Festival 2017

As autumn arrives in the mountains, so does the annual Autumn Glory Festival as it celebrates the splendor and beauty of the mountains in Western Maryland.  Slated for October 11-15, this annual fall celebration reaches a monumental milestone this year as festival planners transform Maryland’s most western county into a colorful occasion of art, food, […]

Wine Tasting at Deep Creek Lake

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Maryland has become a favored destination not only for its beauty, but for the wine.  If you want to plan a weekend getaway around a delicious libation, then Deep Creek Lake is the place you want to be. While the world seems to disagree on just about everything, one thing most can agree on is […]

Deep Creek Lake 92nd Anniversary

Deep Creek Lake 92nd anniversary

Deep Creek Lake Celebrates 92! In the grand scheme of things, Deep Creek Lake is a youthful 92 years old as it celebrates another anniversary. Constructed back in 1925, the lake was engineered by the Youghiogheny Hydroelectric Company with the intent to generate power, prevent floods, and eventually provide recreation to residents and visitors.  Come […]

3 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day!

Ways to Celebrate Earth Day with Blue Moon Rising

A grassroots movement in 1970, Earth Day began as a collective US effort proposed by Wisconsin Governor, Gaylord Nelson.  The campaign drew enough support to result in the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the passing of important environmental acts written to protect and sustain the environment for generations to come.  As earth […]

Top 10 Places to Visit in Maryland

Places to visit in MD

Maryland’s diverse geography, from the Appalachian Mountains to the Atlantic Ocean, makes it a “bucket list” kind of place to plan a visit. Here are ten places to engage yourself in nature, culture, history, architecture, and beer craft in the state most famous for crabs.

It’s Summer Season at Blue Moon Rising

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We are so excited to have our first Summer guests arrive to Blue Moon Rising since we have been temporarily closed since March to install the last 6 cabins and eco-friendly landscaping features. Take a peek at some of the new cabins and some beautiful shots of Deep Creek Lake and Garrett County!

All 14 Cabins are on site!


It has been a long road to travel since breaking ground in 2008, but we finally have all 14 cabins on the property. We’ve been thrilled to partner with Hobbitat, and they have really outdone themselves with these beautiful masterpieces. We’re excited to show you these pictures of the “moving-in” process. Soon enough, well be […]

Book Your Stay Now!


Availability for the summer months is dwindling. If you have plans of staying at Blue Moon Rising in Summer of 2014, we recommend booking a cabin soon! We have been receiving lots of calls and emails! Call us today – 240.442.5287