Permits are free. Applicant must be over 18 years of age. Obtain a permit at www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777
Wolf Rock is the only approved climbing area in the park. Permits are free. Applicants must have helmets for every individual in the strike zone. Obtain a permit at www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777
Special Use Permits
Special events and weddings require a permit and $100 fee. Use the following forms and mail to the address below.
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.