Save 75% - Only $49.99 for 1 full year! digitalPLUS subscription offer ends 12/1

Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont, Md.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Distance from Baltimore: 65 miles, about a 90-minute drive Why it's worth the gas: It's been the weekend destination for American presidents since Franklin D. Roosevelt discovered the area's natural beauty and created the presidential retreat now known as Camp David. The park offers hiking,... Doug Kapustin, Baltimore Sun