• 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?

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Early April, 1942 a basic training school for the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) was opened at Area B (Catoctin Mountain Park).The school evolved into primarily paramilitary training with British Captain William Fairbairn, “Fearless Dan” or “Shanghai Buster” as it’s most famous instructor.