Two 3-sided shelters offer back-country solitude to hike-in campers.
There are two shelters which accomodate a maximum of 5 people per shelter. Fire rings and pit toilets are available.
Permittees must be at least 18 years old.
Drinking water must be carried in and trash carried out.
Tents are not permitted except inside the shelter, allowing minimal impact on the area. Pets are prohibited.
The shelter may be occupied for only the length of time designated, not more than 7 consecutive days of 14 days during a calendar year.
Did You Know?
Portions of the television series, “The West Wing” were filmed in Catoctin Mountain Park and aired in October, 2004.