- The list below includes 21 free or cheap things to do in or near Oakland, Maryland, including 44 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, History Museums, National & State Parks and Bowling.
- From Swallow Falls State Park to Deep Creek Lake, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Oakland and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Davis, Grantsville and Cumberland.
The Garrett County Arts Council is an arts and entertainment agency designed to promote local culture and activities. Local area art and crafts are scheduled throughout the year, as well as classes and art demonstrations.
Located near the Potomac River, Fairfax Stone Historical Monument Park pays homage to American history. A symbolic marker is used to make note of the historic establishment of land granted to Lord Fairfax in the late 1700's.
70% 10 votes
Camp Seventy Road, Davis, WV 26260 MoreLess Info
With a variety of outdoors activities for sportsmen, Little Canaan Wildlife Management Area is a forested area for hunting wildlife like turkey, bears, and more. Visitors can fish for trout at any spot of the 3 miles of Blackwater River.
Photographers love to take photos of the water at Blackwater Falls State Park, because of its black color caused by tannic acid from fallen hemlock and red spruce needles in the water. The park has a lodge with a 200-seat conference center and indoor pool, cabins, and camping facilities.
The Canaan Valley State Park is a 6,000-acre state park that is best known for its eccentric winter sports playground. Activities that the park offers include cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh rides, and tubing.
A part of the Savage River State Forest, New Germany State Park is named after the early community of farmers who settled here and contains a lake, multiple trails, historic sites, a nature center and more.
85% 27 votes
10240 National Pike, Grantsville, MD 21536 MoreLess Info
Named for the historic Casselman River Bridge, an 80-foot stone bridge constructed in 1813, Casselman River Bridge State Park spans four acres. Additional attractions include fly fishing, picnicking, and hiking.