Cunningham Falls Nature Trail

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Cunningham Falls Nature Trail is a 6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Thurmont, Maryland that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trips and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
6.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1295 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

beach

forest

lake

views

waterfall

no dogs

Directions from Thurmont, MD: Travel MD State Route 77 west approximately 3.5 miles turning right onto Park Central Road. Park across from the visitor center; trail begins on the far side of the parking lot across from the visitor center.

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1 month ago

Take the high trail for a bit more of a challenge. This also connects to the Catoctin Trail and campground trail.

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1 month ago

It was a good trail, but very crowded. Nice loop options. Was a good walk. The waterfall was beautiful!

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2 months ago

Easy but the fact it was pouring rain made it more interesting :)

3 months ago

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3 months ago

was nice..and the reward the falls..

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3 months ago

It was beautiful. Will definitely go again.

5 months ago