• Catoctin Mountain

    Catoctin Mountain

    Park Maryland

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  • Temporary Closure

    Portions of the park will be closed from approx. 3:00 PM, Friday, September 19, 2014 through Sunday, September 21, 2014. Picnic areas and campgrounds will remain open. Call the visitor center for additional information 301-663-9388.

Cooperating Association

EASTERN NATIONAL provides quality educational products and services to the visitors to America's national parks including Catoctin Mountain Park.

Eastern National currently operates educational retail outlets in 30 states, from Maine to the Caribbean. Their mission is a double opportunity to offer quality educational materials and services to park visitors and the general public at fair prices, and to aid the National Park Service with the income derived from these activities.

All of the products, programs and publications offered to visitors have a strong educational value and assist the educational programs of the Service. In fact, the proceeds from Eastern National's activities is donated to the National Park Service. You might wish to visit their on line bookstore to see what's in stock!

Did You Know?

Red Squirrel

There are 4 types of squirrels found in Catoctin Mountain Park. The largest is the Fox Squirrel, the most common the Grey Squirrel. The Red Squirrel is known for being very vocal and the Flying Squirrel really only glides.