Directions to the House

CONVENIENTLY Located

Choo Choo Rooster is a few hours drive from three major cities, Baltimore, MD, Washington, DC and Pittsburgh, PA.   Enjoy the comfy and spacious retreat located in the quaint town of Oakland.  Beautiful Mountain Maryland surrounds you—the house is just minutes from Swallow Falls State Park, Herrington Manor State Park and Deep Creek Lake.

Distances to Choo Choo Rooster

Washington, DC — 175 mi, Baltimore, MD — 189 mi, Hagerstown, MD — 115 mi, Wilmington, DE — 260 mi, Philadelphia, PA — 285 mi, Pittsburgh, PA — 105 mi, Charleston, WV — 204 mi, Winchester, VA — 105 mi, Richmond, VA — 231 mi, Cleveland, OH — 240 mi

 

From Pittsburgh, PA (via Morgantown, WV)

Take 1-79 S to I-68 East towards Morgantown. Take Exit 4 (42 South) at Friendsville, MD to U.S. 219 South through McHenry and around Deep Creek Lake. Take 219 South 14 miles to Oakland. From there it’s about three quarters of a mile to the retreat house.  

 

From Baltimore, MD

Take 1-70 to Hancock, MD to I-68 West & Cumberland. Exit 14A to U.S. 219 South 16 miles to McHenry. Take 219 South 14 miles to Oakland. From there it’s about three quarters of a mile to the retreat house.

 

From DC Metro

Take I-270 to Frederick, MD. Take I-70 West to Hancock, MD to I-68 West and Cumberland. Take Exit 14A to U.S. 219 South 16 miles to McHenry. Take 219 South 14 miles to Oakland. From there it’s about three quarters of a mile to the retreat house.

 

From Charleston WV

Take I-79 N to Exit 124 WV 279 towards U.S. 50 E. Take U.S. 50 E to Maryland. Turn Left onto Ben Dewitt Rd. Take a slight left onto U.S. 219 N. Take U.S. 219 N about 6 miles to Oakland. From there it’s about three quarters of a mile to the retreat house.