Thurmont | Zip Trip: Maryland's Gateway to the Mountains

- This week's FOX 5 ZIP TRIP takes us to THURMONT! Located in western Maryland, this scenic town is the perfect place for a quick getaway into nature!

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There are so many fun things to do when visiting THURMONT it's hard to keep count! Here are THE 5 MUST STOPS that you just can't miss when taking your own ZIP TRIP!

THURMONT MAIN STREET CENTER: The perfect place to indulge in Thurmont culture. This local art co-op doubles as a shared space for local artists and also serves as the town's tourism center. Pick up some locally made products or art, see a main street matinee, or take a yoga or painting class!

TIMELESS TRENDS BOUTIQUE: This family owned business is housed in a late 1850's funeral home. It is the perfect place if you are looking for a unique shopping experience. Take a class in furniture painting or shop for one-of-a-kind furniture, antiques, pottery, jewelry and more.

THE EYLER STABLES FLEA MARKET: Housed in a quaint horse stable this one-of-a-kind flea market has something for everyone! From vintage pieces to collectables, artwork, glassware and more! Make sure you stop by to say hi or to feed the horses, Buddy and Freckles!

CUNNINGHAM FALLS: This is where the mountains meet the beach! It is an awesome place to take in nature's beauty. Located in the Catoctin Mountains, this park is well-known for its history, scenic beauty and summertime fun including swimming, hiking and fishing.

THE CATOCTIN WILDLIFE PRESERVE AND ZOO: This is not your average zoo! from small and furry to large and scaley - and everything in between! Take a safari ride to interact with more 500 exotic animals on 50 beautiful acres.

Check out our 2018 FOX 5 ZIP TRIP schedule to see where we're heading and where we've been!

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