CLOSURE NOTICE (UPDATED): New Germany State Park will be upgrading its water system and wastewater treatment plant in 2024-2025. Unfortunately, this project will require park facilities to be closed at various times during construction. Until we receive a more detailed timeline for construction, we will not be not accepting any reservations for cabins, campsites, or pavilions between October 1, 2024 and October 8, 2025. Guests are encouraged to check
https://parkreservations.maryland.gov/ for updates. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Cabins and Camp Sites
New Germany has twelve fully-furnished cabins available for rent year-round. In the main room, guests can sit by the cozy wood stove and enjoy a game of cards at the dining table. Some cabins feature private bedrooms, while others have beds in the main room and loft. Each cabin has one full bathroom with a shower, and a kitchen complete with dishes, flatware and cooking necessities, refrigerator, microwave oven, conventional oven, range and coffeemaker.
Towels, linens, blankets, soap and food are not provided.
Check in for cabin guests is 3 p.m. and check out is 11 a.m. To see cabin pictures please visit
Cabin #1 - One queen bed in living room area
Cabin #2 - One single bed in a bedroom and one queen bed in a second bedroom
Cabin #3 - One queen bed in the bedroom and one full size futon in the living room area
Cabin #4, 5, 6, 8 - One queen bed in the living room area and two single beds in a loft
Cabin #7, 9, 10 - One queen bed in the living room area, two single beds in a loft and one single bed in a separate bedroom
Cabin #11 - Queen bed in the downstairs bedroom. There are three bedrooms on the second floor - one contains 1 queen bed, one contains 2 twin beds and one contains 3 twin beds. Two futons in the living room area can be converted into full-size beds.
Cabin #12 - One queen bed in the loft and one twin/full bunk bed in the downstairs bedroom. A futon in the living room area can be converted into a full-size bed.
New Germany’s campground offers a shaded, safe, peaceful setting for a family camping trip. A central bathhouse provides restrooms and hot showers, and purified water is available at several locations. Some sites can accommodate motorhomes, however only two sites offer electric hook-ups (sites 34 and 58). An RV dump station is also available.
The White Oak Loop and Pines Loop are open year-round with a heated bathhouse. The Hemlock Loop is open April 1 - October 31.
Advance reservations are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome.
Pets are permitted in the Hemlock Loop, sites 50-58.
Check in for campsite guests is 3 p.m. and check out is 1 p.m.
Site 40 features the Alpine Lodge, a three-sided Adirondack-style shelter, available as a campsite for 10 people.
WINTER ALERT: Campsites and roadways within the campground are not maintained (plowed) in the winter. If you are camping in the winter, please be prepared to park in the day-use area and walk to your campsite. Vehicles parked in the day-use area must have an overnight vehicle permit (available at the ranger station).
Reservations for overnight facilities can be made by phone (1-888-432-CAMP) or by visiting
View current camping rates here.