Get Away For a Day

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Looking for something fun for the entire family? Need to just get away? Then check out some of these ideas which are close enough to home to be spontaneous! Know of a place that should be featured but isn’t? Contact us and let us know!


Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Museums in Maryland

Situated on 18 waterfront acres in the historic town of St. Michaels, Maryland, the Museum offers interactive exhibits, demonstrations, boat rides on the Miles River, hands-on education programs for children and adult...

Visit Website | 410-745-2916 | 213 North Talbot Street St. Michaels, Maryland

Skyline Drive/Shenandoah National Park

Just 75 miles from the bustle of Washington, D.C., Shenandoah National Park is your escape to recreation and re-creation. Cascading waterfalls, spectacular vistas, quiet wooded hollows—take a hike, meander along Skyli...

Visit Website | (540) 999-3500 | 3655 Hwy 211 East Luray, VA

Watkins Regional Park

Watkins Regional Park offers a fun getaway for the entire family, right in the heart of PG County! Camp out at one of 30 individual campsites, take a ride on the antique Chesapeake Carouse and the Miniature Train. Rid...

Visit Website | 301-218-6700 | 301 Watkins Park Drive , Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

Maryland State Parks

From the mountains of Western Maryland to the sandy beach of Assateague, the Maryland Park Service is proud to offer wonderful opportunities for all our guests to enjoy. Create a vacation to remember with our family c...

Visit Website | 877-620-8367 |

Canaan Valley Resort

A FOUR-SEASON WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAIN RESORT Situated in one of the most scenic and tranquil settings in the Mid-Atlantic, with unlimited recreation and family-focused activities, Canaan Valley Resort is a four-season ...

Visit Website | 800-622-4121 | 230 Main Lodge Rd., Davis, WV 26260

Massanutten Resort

This resort has something for everyone all year long. Of course, there’s skiing and outdoor winter sports including tubing, snow sports, lessons and more. But did you know there is also an indoor water park that...

Visit Website | (540) 289-9441 | 1822 Resort Drive, McGaheysville, VA 22840

Madame Tussauds – Washington DC

Come to Madame Tussauds Washington D.C. where you can see, touch and take photos with some of your favorite celebrities and historical figures all under one roof. Presidents? Abraham Lincoln, Barack Obama and Ronald R...

Visit Website | (202) 942-7300 | 1001 F Street NW Washington, DC 20004

Virginia State Parks

You’ll find plenty of programs, events and activities at Virginia State Parks. Our 36 parks have thousands of campsites, hundreds of cabins, more than 500 miles of trails and convenient access to Virginia’...

Visit Website | 804-692-0403 |

Prince George’s County Department of Park...

Providing quality recreation programs, facilities, and services for residents and visitors. The Commission operates and maintains more than 27,000 acres of parkland throughout the county, including land developed to p...

Visit Website | 301-699-2255 | 6600 Kenilworth Avenue Riverdale, MD 20737

Calleva Outdoor Adventures

READY FOR ADVENTURE? Adventure is not in the guidebooks and beauty is not on the maps. Calleva’s mission is to get people of all ages outdoors, promoting personal growth, group cooperation & environmental stewards...

Visit Website | 301-216-1248 | 19120 Martinsburg Rd. Dickerson, MD 20842

Harpers Ferry Adventure Center
harpers ferry tubing, kayaking, zip line, rafting, camping

White water rafting, water tubing, zip line, kayaking, canoeing, team building, fishing, hiking, camping, events, and more! Harpers Ferry Adventure Center is located at the northern tip of Loudoun County, Virginia, ne...

Visit Website | (800) 836-9911 | 37291 Jefferson Pike, Purcellville, VA, 20132

York County Heritage Trust

Inspiring creativity and nurturing wonder, the Trust invites you to embark on a journey into the past as you explore the history and heritage of York County,PA.  The York County Heritage Trust has three museums, four ...

Visit Website | 717.848.1587 | 250 East Market Street, York, PA 17403

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

Situated on 2,000 acres in the Laurel Highlands of Western Pennsylvania and just 70 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is consistently recognized in the travel and hospitality industry for super...

Visit Website | 866.344.6957 | 1001 Lafayette Drive, Farmington, PA, 15437

Luray Caverns

Luray Caverns is Eastern America’s largest and most popular cavern.  Guided tours along well-lighted, paved walkways lead visitors through cathedral-sized rooms with ceilings 10-stories high, towering stone form...

Visit Website | 101 Cave Hill Road Luray, VA

The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring Friends School

“If your family is active, you cannot beat this. If you’ve ever wanted to climb in the trees, love zip lines, or admit that you’re descended from monkeys, come here!” The Adventure Park at Sand...

Visit Website | 240-389-4386 | 16701 Norwood Road, Sandy Spring, MD 20860