Headquarters, sometimes called Peniel, is the Administrative Center for the park.
The visitor center is located one mile west on Route 77. Stop by there for maps and general information or call (301) 663-9388.
For information about permits or contracting, please call Headquarters staff at (301) 663-9330.
Did You Know?
Deputy Sheriff Clyde L. Hauver was the first Frederick County, Maryland, Deputy to be killed in the line of duty. He was leading a raid on the Blue Blazes Whiskey Still on July 31, 1929 when he was shot and killed.