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    About Lake Walker
    Located in Montgomery County, Maryland

    Lake Walker is located in Montgomery Village, Maryland. Gaithersburg is two miles southeast of Lake Walker, and Baltimore is 44 miles northeast of Lake Walker.

    The closest location for emergency care is the Holy Cross Germantown Hospital, four miles away. The Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is 41 miles away.

    Life on the Water

    Lake Walker has a walking trail surrounding it that makes for great walking or jogging. Nearby Lake Whetstone is where you want to go if you’re looking to get on the water. This small, man-made lake has big opportunities for outdoor fun!

    A walking path surrounds the lake, perfect for an afternoon walk or morning run. Residents can either bring and store their own paddle boats, kayaks/canoes or rent one. Before you head out onto the water, make sure you bring a rod and reel! Anglers can expect to catch largemouth bass, crappie, bullhead, and bluegill.

    Things to Do Around Lake Walker

    Gaithersburg Community Museum is a great place to visit to learn about the rich history of Gaithersburg. The Gaithersburg - Washington Grove Volunteer Fire Department Museum has several exhibits that include vintage gear, fire truck memorabilia, and so much more.

    City of Gaithersburg Water Park at Bohrer Park is a great place to visit during the summer months to cool down. There are several slides and pools for people of all ages to enjoy.

    Enjoy a bite to eat at one of the local hotspots like Gentleman Jim’s Restaurant, Barking Mad, or Firebirds Wood Fired Grill.

    Visit Baltimore

    Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place is home to the iconic landmark that was the first of its kind dedicated to George Washington. There you can climb into the tower itself or take a tour of the monuments gallery and learn about George Washington and our nation.

    Visit the Top of the World Observation Level and enjoy a breath-taking view of Baltimore. There is nothing quite like this anywhere else. Enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime view with friends and family.

    Port Discovery Children’s Museum has an abundance of exhibits and programs that are hands-on. This is the perfect place to learn all about the world around you.

    After a day exploring the city, enjoy a bite to eat at a nearby favorite like SoBo Cafe, Stanford Grill, or the Helmand.

    For the Lover of Nature

    Lake Walker is the perfect choice for those looking for an at-ease lake experience while also having several different activities for all to enjoy!