Gunpowder Falls State Park, Bradshaw

4.3
#10 of 27 in Trails in Maryland
Must see · Water Body · State Park
Gunpowder Falls State Park is located in Bradshaw. Plan to see Gunpowder Falls State Park and other attractions that appeal to you using our Bradshaw driving holiday website.
Create an itinerary including Gunpowder Falls State Park
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Gunpowder Falls State Park reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
80 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • I spent a great morning at Gunpowder Falls State Park (Hammerman Area) yesterday. It was less than a thirty minute drive from Towson/North Baltimore, and it had enough to keep me busy for hours...  more »
  • Awesome state park with a beautiful beach. Beach has plenty of picnic tables and grills for you to use. We had some trouble finding the trails so just walked around the parking lot before hitting the....  more »
Google
  • We went for the first time today and visited the beach area. We had a magnificent time. The kids had a blast and were the best kind of tired when it was time to go home. Lifeguards were on top of everything. Bathrooms were clean and convenient. And very inexpensive. An all-around wonderful day!
  • Really amazing park that you can go tubing at. The depth of water changes from shallow to pretty deep. I recommend water shoes because the river is rocky and slippery. The current is stronger than it looks in some parts of the river so I’d also recommend a life jacket if you aren’t a swimmer. As someone from NYC, it was a mix between the lazy river at a water park and being in Central Park, but created by nature. If want to feel connected to nature and like a little adventure but don’t want to travel too far, this is it. It’s also a good day trip.

Plan your trip to Bradshaw

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Side trips from Bradshaw

©
Winery / Vineyard
Boordy Vineyards Hydes
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
©
Garden
Ladew Topiary Gardens Monkton
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
©
Specialty Museum
Jerusalem Mill and Village Kingsville
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
©
Military Museum
Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum Middle River
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min