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?
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.