When it comes to places to visit on the east coast in the summer, a stop off in Maryland can satisfy several things on the proverbial bucket list. With sandy beaches, towering mountains, and ancient forests, this tiny state has a big draw. Within a days drive from end to end, experience the beauty, culture, […]
As you plan for your next vacation, consider including the dog too. Not only will you have a great time, but your pet will bring an added layer of joy and adventure to your trip. Pet parents should plan ahead to accommodate four-legged guests. When you vacation with your dog, most pet-friendly places pamper pets […]
When was the last time you and your love took a respite on life? Between work and family, it’s easy to get caught up in the day to day schedules and forget to spend time as a couple. If this sounds like you, maybe it’s time to consider a couples retreat. The best part: you […]
If you like fresh crisp air, wintertime in the mountains is a great time to reconnect with nature, family, and friends. If you need ideas to keep the crew entertained, we’ve got you covered. The Deep Creek Lake area has an abundance of outdoor and indoor activities to celebrate winter. Bring your gloves, hat, and […]
This is the day you’ve planned since you were a child. But as an adult you also understand your responsibility as a citizen of the earth to make this day as special as possible with minimal impact to the environment. According to reports, the average wedding of 100-120 guests is responsible for 400-600 pounds of […]
As proprietors of Blue Moon Rising, Deep Creek Lake’s only eco-friendly vacation community, we have been paying very close attention to the fracking debate here in Maryland. While industry experts and local legislators continue to perpetuate false informational campaigns about the economic benefits and supposed safety of the practice, real science has prevailed in New […]
If you have been following us, then you know that we have a responsibility to participate in the Adopt A Highway program. On our first cleanup we had 4 members of the Blue Moon Rising Team tackle our designated strip of 219 at Deep Creek Lake, which includes the Deep Creek Lake Bridge. We picked […]
We have a few photos to share from a recent visit to our Garden on Rt. 42 in McHenry Maryland.
From Brewskiesfestival.com Welcome to the Second Annual Brew Skies Festival Sponsored by: The Mountain State Brewing Co. Join us, on two dates: August 9-10, 2013. The music starts at 3pm on Friday and ends at 12am. On Saturday music goes from 11am to 12am. We have a full lineup of local musicians, and festivities throughout […]
The open air pavilion is really starting to take shape. Joe and his crew are doing such a fantastic job on this structure. The geometry is amazing! If you could name this pavilion, what would you name it? The Mothership? Post your comments below!