• Catoctin Mountain

    Catoctin Mountain

    Park Maryland

Parks as Classrooms

Field Trips

Request your own Ranger program at Catoctin Mountain Park or off-site. Ranger programs focus on features found in the park and include both pre-visit and post-visit materials.

Field Trips

Free Field Trips with Bridging the Watershed. Junior-high to high-school students can apply their science skills to improving the Potomac watershed. At Catoctin Mountain Park, students can learn about the watershed in its cleanest state. Teachers must register with the program through a brief training session. Contact the Alice Ferguson Foundation at http://www.fergusonfoundation.org

Field Trips

If you are developing your own field trip, there are several trails in Catoctin Mountain Park that offer excellent learning opportunities.

Curriculum Materials

Bring Catoctin Mountain Park to your students. Review our lesson plans and curricula.

Curriculum Materials

Curriculum-based programs and services in National Park Sites throughout CT, ME, MD, MA, NH, NY, NJ, PA, RI, VT, VA, WV.

Traveling Trunks

An educational traveling trunk filled with treasures, pieces of our past, linking the local school curriculum with our park's heritage. Five discovery units, objects, artifacts, teacher background information, and suggested student activities included. Teachers are responsible for trunk pick-up and return to Park. No cost. To request the loan of the traveling trunk contact (301) 663-9388.