Last updated: August 17, 2018
Alerts & Conditions
Portions of Park Central Road Will Be Closed 8:00AM - 2:30PM October 22 & 23, 2018On 10/22, Park Central Road from the Hog Rock Parking Area to Chestnut Picnic Area will be closed. On 10/23, Park Central Road from the Visitor Center to Camp Misty Mount will be closed. The closures will occur on both days between 8:00AM - 2:30PM.
Visitor Center Secondary Parking Area Closed November 5, 2018 - Summer 2019.The overflow gravel parking area adjacent to the Visitor Center will be closed between November 5, 2018 - Summer 2019 due to bridge repair and parking area improvements. The Visitor Center parking area will remain open during this time.
Fall Color ParkingFall Colors are coming but the Visitor Center parking areas fill quickly! You can find additional parking at the Thurmont Vista parking lot and parking, maps, and a pit toilet at the Hog Rock parking lot. Both are within 1 1/2 miles of the Visitor Center.