|Location||Cunningham Falls Lake (Hunting Creek Lake), Cunningham Falls State Park,
301-271-7574. Parking available in the William Houck Area and on Catoctin Hollow Road.
|Launch Site||Boat ramp located on Catoctin Hollow Road. Service charge in effect for William Houck Area and the boat ramp.|
|Suitable For Families?||Yes|
|Potable Water/Restrooms||Both are available in the William Houck Area.|
|Species||Rainbow trout, largemouth bass, bluegills, crappie and catfish.|
|License Fees (subject to change)||Consolidated senior resident sportfishing license $5 (allows individuals 65 years of age or older to fish in nontidal waters of the State of Maryland, in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.
Maryland Residents $20.50
Short term non-resident license $7.50 (valid for seven consecutive days from date of issuance)
Trout Stamp $5 resident/$10 non-resident (required for all anglers possessing trout except persons under 16 years of age or holders of a Consolidated Senior Resident License).
|Camping||Camping is available at Cunningham Falls State Park, 301-271-7574 or 1-888-432-2267|
|Other Points of Interest||Early settlers used timber from the forests to make charcoal to fuel the Catoctin Iron Furnace. Too many years of clear-cutting and unscientific farming practices contributed to the overuse and destruction of the land.|
- Submerged rocks and logs in shallow areas can be hazardous to boats.
- A personal flotation devices (PFD's) for each person is required in boats.
- Leave a trip plan with a family member.
- Follow Leave No Trace outdoor ethics.