Potomac State Forest (Potomac-Garrett State Forest)


Potomac State Forest (Potomac-Garrett State Forest)
Lost Land Run Rd
Shallmar, MD
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Mountain forests, streams and valleys make up nearly 12,000 acres in Potomac State Forest. The forest drains into the Potomac River Basin, and features the highest point in any Maryland state forest Backbone Mountain, elevation 3,220 feet. Another high point in the forest is the rock outcropping near the intersection of Maryland Route 135 and Walnut Bottom Road which overlooks a portion of Potomac State Forest, Savage River State Forest and Crabtree Creek.

Potomac State Forest is part of the larger Potomac-Garrett State Forest.