Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland, is a vibrant, historical, and scenic destination. Transport yourself back through time with a heritage train ride, seek centuries of history and culture through our Arts and Entertainment and Main Street districts and historic sites, or take a joyful ride on one of our internationally recognized bike trails. Book a ride on a rail bike tour, explore a state park or forest, or test your luck at our casino resort. No matter your interest or passion, Mountain Maryland offers an endless amount of adventure.


Great Allegheny Passage


Western Maryland Scenic Railroad


Rocky Gap State Park


Tracks and Yaks

Road Trip

Road Trips

Rocky Gap Casino

Rocky Gap Casino

Downtown Cumberland

From the stunning church steeples easily seen by travelers on Interstate 68 to the phenomenal late-nineteenth and early-twentieth-century architecture of the downtown Cumberland buildings, the city of Cumberland is an architectural delight…

Downtown Frostburg

Home to Frostburg State University and the state-designated Main Street and Arts and Entertainment districts, Frostburg has the energy of a college town with authentic, Appalachian charm. The downtown features over a dozen restaurants…