• Catoctin Mountain

    Catoctin Mountain

    Park Maryland

Visitor Center

Catoctin Mountain Park Visitor Center
Catoctin Mountain Park is open all year.
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The visitor center contains a small exhibit area with information about past area industries, the development of the park, and a collection of preserved local wildlife. Eastern National provides a small bookstore for your interest. Restrooms and a small auditorium for programs are also available. Phone (301) 663-9388.

Visitor Center Hours. Watch for alerts announcing temporary closures.

Directions to the visitor center.

Did You Know?

Young girl flyfishing on Big Hunting Creek in the winter.

The brook trout is a very colorful fish native to the streams of Catoctin. It is actually not a trout as its common name implies, but is a charr, a close cousin to the trout in the salmon family. Brown and rainbow trout are also present in Catoctin's streams but are not native to the eastern US.