Last updated: September 9, 2017
Alerts & Conditions
Holiday Closure - November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day.The park visitor center and administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017. Hiking trails and roadways will remain open. The Visitor Center will resume normal operating Hours (9:00AM - 4:30PM) Friday, November 24, 2016.
Additional Parking at Thurmont Vista and Hog RockThe parking lot at the visitor center fills quickly on weekends in the summer and fall. If the VC parking lot is full, consider beginning your hike at the Thurmont Vista or Hog Rock Parking lots. View park map to locate other parking areas in the park.