It's All About the Water
“A lake is the landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
Everyone loves gazing over water, there is just something magical that draws us to water, especially, a calm blue mountain lake. There are many reasons Deep Creek Lake, Maryland's largest freshwater lake, has become such a popular place to own a vacation home or family retreat.
This spring fed mountain lake in beautiful Garrett Country, MD has 65 miles of treed shoreline and some of the clearest waters on the East Coast and the Mid-Atlantic's finest four-season resort area. Nicknamed the Lake Tahoe of the East, Deep Creek Lake is only a short and easy drive from Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Northern Virginia, Pittsburgh as well as parts of Ohio.
The popular summer and fall aquatic playground is best known for swimming, boating, water-skiing, tubing, sailing or just cruising. You will find every kind of boat or watercraft on the lake - from powerboats to sailboats and personal watercraft including jet skis, kayaks and canoes. Your personal concierge at Creekside Club can help you coordinate any kind of water activity from boat rentals to fishing guides to boat parties.
In the winter, the lake may be frozen with a fresh blanket of snow but that won’t stop you from having fun here. Snowmobiling on Deep Creek Lake has become a very popular pastime and well as ice fishing. You will also discover water sports on top of Wisp Ski Resorts beautiful mountain where you will find one of North America's only man-made white water parks. At the Adventure Sports Center at Wisp, you will find an entire 1/2 mile loop of white water for rafting, canoeing and kayaking in exciting yet safe controlled environment.
No matter why you love Deep Creek Lake, whether looking out over Deep Creek Lake on a moonlit night, or a day of water skiing with family and friends, the Deep Creek Lake area gives you an amazing four season outdoor experience. Creekside Club is your family's perfect vacation home on the lake, and a luxurious and carefree way to enjoy it for a lifetime.