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Deep Creek Lock Park


This 25-acre site is named for the Corps of Engineers' lock which separates the salt water of Deep Creek from the fresh water of the historic Dismal Swamp Canal. It is heavily wooded with a combination pedestrian bridge/elevated walkway system to traverse a tidal inlet and marsh area.

Other Park Amenities:

  • Canoe Put-in
  • Foot Trails
  • Fishing (with fishing license)
  • Observation Tower over-looking the Locks
  • Play Area
  • Picnic Shelters with Grill


Sports & Rec Amenities
  • Horseshoe Pits:
  • Playground:
  • Shelters:
  • Walking/Running Trail: