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.
Forest Reclamation Workshop September 17
Help restore the original CCC planting area of the Cunningham Falls Nature Trail.
National Public Lands Day September 24
Earn a FREE park pass while protecting and beautifying the park!
October Fall Color Hikes
Come Experience the Stunning Beauty of Catoctin Mountain on these Ranger Led Hikes
Oct. 1 Tent Pad Rehabilitation Workshop
Learn how to replace stair steps and improve erosion controls at the Owens Creek Campground.