Catoctin Mountain Park

Catoctin Mountain Park

Overview / Map of Catoctin Mountain

In A Nutshell

Things To Know Before You Come Catoctin Mountain Park is open all year. There are seasonal road closures in the winter months and occasional temporary partial park closures when requested for additional security.Directions CarFrom Washington DC take the George Washington Memorial Parkway north to I495 beltway to I270 north 27 ...

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there an entrance fee? No. There is no entrance fee at this time for Catoctin Mountain Park. There are fees for other facilities in the park, click on this link to fees. How much is camping? Owens Creek Campground is $20 per night per site. Click here for more information on ...

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At A Glance

Park Statistics Acreage Gross Area Acres for FY2006 - 5,810 Gross Area Acres for FY 2005 - 5,810 Gross Area Acres for FY 2004 - 5,810 Gross Area Acres for FY 2003 - 5,810 Visitation Total Recreation Visits for FY 2006 - 701,097 Total Recreation Visits for FY 2005 - 726,459 Total Recreation Visits for FY 2004- 734,189 Total ...

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Planning Your Visit

Plan Your Visit With 25 miles of trails winding through Catoctin Mountain Park a variety of experiences are available ranging from easy to strenuous, many leading to outstanding scenic vistas. The roads of Catoctin Mountain Park offer scenic driving all year; but, portions of Park Central Road and Manahan Road are closed ...

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Visitor Services

Visitor Center The visitor center contains a small exhibit area featuring past area industries, the development of the park, and a collection of preserved local wildlife. Eastern National provides a small bookstore for your interest. Restrooms and a small auditorium for programs are also available. (301) 663-9388. Visitor Center hours:  Monday through Thursday, ...

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