President Franklin D. Roosevelt created programs to give people a chance to rebuild their lives from the Great Depression. The Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps gave this land a second opportunity and through re-growth, a new role as a recreation area. Read More
Second Growth Forests Provide New Opportunities
Visitors are encouraged to begin their visit at the visitor center where maps and restrooms are available.
National Public Lands Day September 22
Sign up for the Owens Creek Picnic Area Rehabilitation and Restoration Project!
Trail Stewards, BARK Rangers, And More!
Discover the opportunities that wait for you in the Volunteers-In-Parks (VIP) Program at Catoctin Mountain Park!
Color Correction Eyeglasses For Use
Located at the Visitor Center, these glasses are available for FREE daily use to those who are red/green colorblind or color weak.
Last updated: September 8, 2018