• Catoctin Mountain

    Catoctin Mountain

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  • Temporary Closure

    Portions of the park will be closed from approx. 3:00 PM, Friday, September 19, 2014 through Sunday, September 21, 2014. Picnic areas and campgrounds will remain open. Call the visitor center for additional information 301-663-9388.

Rain Garden Workshop, June 16, 2012

Rain Garden Workshop

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News Release Date: June 11, 2012

Saturday, June 16 from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm at Camp Round Meadow at Catoctin Mountain Park.

A Workshop of the Green Homes Challenge.

Beautify your property and control your stormwater run-off!

  • Learn about the benefits of rain gardens from experts in rain garden design
  • Gain hands-on experience by helping to install a 320 square foot rain garden on site
  • Learn about Frederick County's Green Homes Challenge and how it can help your household to reduce its environmental impact.

The workshop is free and includes light snacks and refreshments. To register or find out more, contact Nicole Robinson at 301-600-1306 or NRobinson@FrederickCountyMD.gov. Registration deadline is June 11th. Space is limited.

See News Release for more information.

Did You Know?

White-tailed deer in the summer grass

Extremely rare at the beginning of the 20th century, white-tailed deer populations in Maryland have not only rebounded, but now number more than at any time in history.