Programs

May 8
Catoctin Mountain Park History Presented at the Smithsburg Library, 7-8:30 PM. Daryl Despres, National Park Service volunteer will be giving a presentation on the history of Catoctin Mountain Park. Call the library to reserve a seat 301-824-7722 or sign up online www.washcolibrary.org.

May 12
Photography Hike Along the Blue Blazes Trail at 10:30AM. Join our Artist in Residence, Jim Schlett, and learn of the many tips and tricks in taking stuinning photographs. Jim will also disucss his residency experiences in the multiple National Park units he has photographed. This hike will begin at the Visitor Center.

May 13

Wildflower Hike at 11 AM on the Browns Farm Trail. Meet at the Owens Creek Picnic Area in Catoctin Mountain Park.

May 18
Photography Hike Along the Blue Blazes Trail at 9:30AM. Join our Artist in Residence, Jim Schlett, and learn of the many tips and tricks in taking stuinning photographs. Jim will also disucss his residency experiences in the multiple National Park units he has photographed. This hike will begin at the Visitor Center.


May 21
Curious Minds: Volunteering at a National Park Jennie Pumphrey from Catoctin Mountain National Park will provide an overview of how to become a National Park Service Camp Host plus other volunteer opportunities available locally and nationally. The program is being presented at the Thurmont Library from 2-3 PM.

All programs are FREE and open to the public.
For more Information Contact:
Catoctin Mountain Park Visitor Center at 301-663-9388

 
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NPS - Catoctin Mountain Park

Throughout the Spring, Summer, and Fall seasons, Catoctin Mountain Park offers a variety of interpretive programs, hikes, and demonstrations geared for all ages and interests. Check this page periodically to see what's coming up soon!

Are you young or young at heart? Visit our Discovery Room at the Visitor Center or become a Junior Ranger.

Last updated: May 15, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

6602 Foxville Road
Thurmont, MD 21788

Phone:

(301) 663-9388

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