• young visitor petting horse

    Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

    Maryland

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  • There will be no programs on Thursdays during April and May, 2014

    The park will be open but, programs are canceled on Thursdays during April and May, 2014. Please call 301.899.0503 if you have questions.

  • Wagon ride temporarily canceled.

    Our wagon is in the shop for a much needed "face-life." Call 301.839.0503 for more information.

For Kids

front page of junior ranger book
 

Kids,

Our brand new Junior Ranger program is now up and running! Earn a badge, certificate, and patch by completing the activities in our new Junior Ranger Book,

So, if you are between the ages of 9 and 13, you can take the challange, and become a Junior Ranger. Come out to Oxon Cove Park and Learn, Explore and Protect!



 
cover of Be a Nature Explorer

We will offer a new program for you in Spring 2010 if you are not quite old enough to be a Junior Ranger. You can become an nature explorer by visiting the park, checking out the kit, and doing the activities in the kit with your parents. We want you to be excited about learning and being outside. These activites are fun and are all about being a nature explorer!

 

 

 

 

Did You Know?

ranger milking cow

An average dairy cow weighs about 1,400 pounds and can drink an average of 35 gallons of water a day -- the equivalent of a bathtub full of water! There are six cattle that live on Oxon Hill Farm.