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Frederick, Maryland

Road Trip

Frederick, Maryland is the perfect place to enjoy a good old fashioned family road trip! Take it slow and enjoy the journey with two National Scenic Byways, a Historic Downtown, and more fun stops than you can count. Located centrally between Baltimore, Washington, and Gettysburg, Frederick County is the perfect place to hop off the highway and enjoy the countryside while passing through. Explore the region's incredible history, enjoy a taste of local restaurants, or stop by a local farm - all can be enjoyed while on your journey here. 

Whether Frederick is your destination or you are just stopping by on your way to another place, plan to make a few stops in beautiful Frederick.

Road Trips to Fit Every Interest

Stop in Frederick as Part of a Bigger Road Trip

Exterior of National Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton

Traveling North or South

If you are travelling along Route 15 or Interstate 270, you'll be passing right by these fun pit stops.

Exterior of Barbara Fritchie House with Carroll Creek Park sign

Traveling East or West

If you're rolling along Route 40 or Interstate 70, check out these spots on the Historic National Road.