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Address: 2813 Jerusalem Rd, Bradshaw, MD 21087-1050
Phone Number: +1 410-592-2897

Known for its excellent trout fishing, the topography of this scenic park...

Known for its excellent trout fishing, the topography of this scenic park includes tidal marshes and wetlands to steep, rugged slopes.

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We were looking to get outside for a hike with the dogs and this location fit our needs. It was Thanksgiving weekend so a little busy but still a very pleasant visit. Trails... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Brevard, North Carolina
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Brevard, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking to get outside for a hike with the dogs and this location fit our needs. It was Thanksgiving weekend so a little busy but still a very pleasant visit. Trails were well marked and the historic town of Jerusalem was interesting to walk around. A nice escape from hours of traveling.

Thank aurunner98
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went because gunpowder falls was listed as the sixth must see waterfall in Maryland to be told by the guy in the office that there isn't really a waterfall it is just where to rivers meet but they have a really nice recently renovated covered bridge.. it was nice , but that's not what we went to see.

Thank Tammy S
Oxford, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We spent the afternoon at the Hammerman section of the state park, which includes quite a number of picnic pavillions and a wonderful section of beach along the river. I would highly recommend this puting.

Thank tawny1956
Pikesville, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

A beautiful, serene setting deep in the forest of Gun Powder State Park. Kilagore Falls offers a great swimming hole for all ages. Younger ones can explore and wade on the rocks and the older kids are jumping off the rocks into the deeper areas. You can swim right up to the falls and stand in or right behind it.... More 

Thank mrswilson120
York, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Mother nature gets 5 stars, but her human caretakers get zero! I've never seen this much litter in a state-operated park. It's everywhere: Bottles, cans, diapers, abandoned rafts, clothing, coolers, camping gear, charcoal bricks. The entire stretch from Belair Road to the Pot Rocks was bad, but the Pot Rocks and its adjoining overlook were especially bad. This place is... More 

2 Thank rytrav
Nottingham, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

If you want a nice place to hike, this is the place. Even if you want to take a baby stroller, there is a flat area for you to use as well.

1 Thank rddiggins
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49 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Great park to bring your dog! The river is perfect for dogs to play in and the trails are fairly well kept up. Not too crowded and only 20 minutes from the city. I've never been to the beach side so I can't vouge for it.

Thank Rebecca C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Guy was insane. And he is farmer John. He assulted me and my kids tryed to run his vehicle into ours and cursed us out . He also did something really sexually inappropriate in front of my kids. Can't even say it. Police said he had to have exposed himself during that performance to be arrested. Just stay away from... More 

Thank JustSoYouKnow2
Jessup, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We have only ever explored the Hammerman Area of this park but it is one of our absolute favorites. The beach here is so lovely. You're swimming in the Gunpowder River which they rope off and have barriers built in so that there really is little to no current in the swimming area. There is a nice stretch of sand... More 

Thank crayolabird
Youngstown, Ohio
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66 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Wed. $3.00 admission per person at the gate. Clean park with sand brought in to make it look like a beach. Huge changing rooms with clean restrooms at the bath house. Plenty of shade trees near picnic tables just west of the beach, with a large parking lot near the beach. Pretty view of the bay. Nice... More 

Thank Janice C

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