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.
Catoctin Mountain Park Announces Temporary Partial Closures July 18 to 20, 2014
Catoctin Mountain Park News Release
For Release:July 17, 2014
Contact: J. Mel Poole, Superintendent
Superintendent, Catoctin Mountain Park
6602 Foxville Road
Did You Know?
Visitors in Catoctin Mountain Park may gather morel mushrooms for personal consumption. Morels are found in a variety of habitats but generally they seem to be found in wet soil that is high in organic matter and shaded by trees, especially hardwoods. Favorite locations are closely guarded secrets!