Permits & Reservations

Permits

Special events such as recreational activities, filming, and commercial photography may require a Special Use Permit. Please refer to the current Superintendent's Compendium on the Laws & Policies page for a complete list of activities and areas. A nonrefundable processing fee of $150.00 must accompany the application. Your permit may require the payment of cost recovery charges and/or proof of liability insurance. First amendment activities do not require an application or fee but may be limited to specific areas.

Download an application:

Special Use Permit Application for an event (pdf 96kb)

Special Use Permit Application for commercial filming (.doc 40kb) or photography (.doc 30kb) Filming or photography that requires the use of actors or models and equipment, beyond a tripod, requires a special use permit.

If you have any questions please contact our Permit Coordinator at 301-416-0100 or
e-mail us.

 

Reservations and Campground Rates

Catoctin Mountain Park has facilities for lodging, camping, and special events. See below for information and fees. Addtional information on the camping oppurtnities can be found by utilizing the link provided at the bottom of this page. If you have questions please contact our Permit Coordinator at 301-416-0100 or e-mail us.

To obtain a permit application for a special event (organized recreational activity) see the "Permits" section above.

CABIN CAMPS:

CAMP GREENTOP

Season: May to November Firewood available - $5/bucket donation

For Reservations email the camp manager

Facility

Fri-Sun

Mon-Thurs

Entire Camp (sleeps 140)

$1000/night

$600/night

Dining Hall and Rec Hall only: Day Use

$350/day

$100/day

Swimming Pool - certified lifeguard recommended

CAMP ROUND MEADOW

Available March 1 through mid-December

For Reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov

Facility Package:

Fri-Sun

Mon-Thurs

Package includes: 3 Dorms, Gymnasium with Classrooms, and Dining Hall

$1000/night

$600/night

CAMP MISTY MOUNT

Open May 3 to November 5 firewood $5/bucket

For Reservations, call 1-877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov

Reservations can be made up to a year in advance.

Facility

Fri-Sun

Mon-Thurs

Standard Cabin

(sleeps 3,4 or 6)

$50/night

$50/night

Lodge (sleeps 8)

$100/night

$100/night

Cabin #16 (sleeps 6 with bathroom)

$100/night

$100/night

Dining Hall

$360/night

$110/night


CAMPING:

OWENS CREEK CAMPGROUND

Open May 3 to November 12

For Reservations, call 1-877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov.

50 sites (3 ADA), $30/night Firewood $5/bucket.

Open by reservation only (no walk-ins) for adult-supervised, organized youth groups whose members are under age 18

POPLAR GROVE YOUTH CAMP SITE

Open year-round, with exception to the fisrt full weekend in April

For Reservations, call 1-877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov

3 sites, 25 campers per site

$35 / night per site

ADIRONDACK SHELTERS

Open year-round

$10 Reservation fee. For reservations, call 1-877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov

 
 
 

Last updated: February 20, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

6602 Foxville Road
Thurmont, MD 21788

Phone:

(301) 663-9388

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