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What to Bring: Deep Creek Lake Vacation Checklist

It's time to pack for your trip to the Lake!

Use this checklist to be sure you don't forget any important items for your vacation.  If you leave something behind, don't worry!  You can likely purchase it while you're here.  Our local stores should have what you need. 

For Your Rental Home

  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Garbage Bags
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Plastic Wraps
  • Dish Detergent
  • All Purpose Cleaner
  • Bath Soap
  • Staple Items (salt, pepper, sugar, etc.)
  • Condiments
  • Beach Towels for lake, hot tub, and/or pool
  • First Aid Kit

For the Drive

  • Cooler with snacks & drinks
  • Coloring books, paper, pens, & crayons
  • Blankets & pillows
  • Tire gauge
  • Flashlight with fresh batteries
  • Portable DVD player, iPad, or iPod
    (Remember cords, chargers, batteries, etc.)
  • Duplicate car keys
  • Registration & insurance info
  • Directions/property address for GPS
  • Driver's license

Personal Items

  • Wallet/purse with cash & credit cards
  • Glasses and/or contacts
  • Prescription medications
  • Phone & charger
  • Camera & charger/batteries
  • Reservation Information

Seasonal Recreational Gear

  • Bathing suits, rafts, & water toys
  • Hiking boots, backpacks, & water bottles
  • Skis/Snowboards/boots, gloves & hats
  • Fishing poles & tackle
  • Bikes & helmets
  • Sunscreen, insect repellant, & lip balm 


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