Searching for serenity? Big Run State Park is situated on the northern tip of the Savage River Reservoir; this park offers rustic camping opportunities with unimproved campsites and a youth group camping area. With a boat launch, it is a popular base camp for outdoor enthusiasts who are intent on fishing, camping, hiking or hunting. Big Run is the trailhead for a 6-mile hiking trail, known as Monroe Run.
FROM BALTIMORE, DRIVE WEST ON I-70 TO HANCOCK, MD. AT HANCOCK, PICK UP I-68 TO CUMBERLAND AND CONTINUE ON I-68 WEST TO EXIT 22. TAKE A LEFT ONTO CHESTNUT RIDGE ROAD. AT INTERSECTION, TAKE A LEFT ONTO NEW GERMANY ROAD. TURN LEFT ONTO NEW GERMANY ROAD AND TRAVEL ABOUT 5 MILES TO BIG RUN ROAD. TURN LEFT ONTO BIG RUN ROAD AND TRAVEL ABOUT 5 MILES TO BIG RUN STATE PARK..