Ben Cardin - Senator for Maryland

Western Maryland

Western Maryland's landscape provides breathtaking mountain and river views and includes Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington counties.  From Deep Creek Lake to hiking and biking along the C&O Canal to white water rafting, Western Maryland attracts those who love nature and the outdoors.  Its rich history includes the Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest single-day battle in the Civil War, along with important stops on the Underground Railroad.  Today, Frederick, Hagerstown and Cumberland form the backbone of business and commerce in Western Maryland, where there is a growing high-tech industry and increasing tourism throughout the region.

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Western Maryland

Cumberland Baltimore Salisbury Southern Maryland National Capital Region
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