In the heart of Maryland, Baltimore County is a short drive from Baltimore City’s Inner Harbor, BWI airport, Annapolis, Columbia, and Havre de Grace, Maryland, an hour’s drive from Washington, D.C., and a two-hour drive from Philadelphia. Amtrak’s northeast rail runs through the County. Baltimore County is Maryland’s second largest county and surrounds Interstate 695, the area’s main highway.
Leisure activities in Baltimore County mirror the region’s diversity. You’ll find outdoor sports from the Chesapeake Bay to the NCR Trail, a strong connection to America’s heritage, plus accommodations, shopping, and dining to fit every taste and budget. With so much close by, you can start your day in steeplechase country and end it with dinner overlooking the Chesapeake Bay.