Marsden Tract Group Campsite

Type: Camping – Potomac MD Phone:  Email (If available):  Description:  Overview The Marsden Tract Group Campground is located at Mile 11.5 on the C&O Canal Towpath, between the Carderock Recreation Area and Angler’s Inn. The group campsites are nestled in the woods between the Canal and the Potomac River and they are a short distance from many recreational opportunities. Fishing, rock climbing, boating […]

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Carderock Recreation Area Pavilion

Type: Camping – Potomac MD Phone:  Email (If available):  Description:  Overview The picnic pavilion at the Carderock Recreation Area is a large covered pavilion, open on three sides, that accommodates a maximum of 200 people. Convenient and ample parking is available for all attending your event. Natural Features: Carderock Pavilion is just south of the Great Falls of the Potomac and Mather Gorge. […]

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Rohrbach Group Campground

Type: Camping – Sharpsburg MD Phone: (301) 432-5124 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Antietam National Battlefield is the site of the bloodiest one day battle in American history. After twelve hours of savage combat on September 17, 1862, 23,000 soldiers were killed, wounded or missing. The Battle of Antietam ended the Confederate Army of Northern Virginias first invasion into the North and led to […]

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CAMP ROUND MEADOW

Type: Camping – Thurmont MD Phone:  Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Camp Round Meadow is a four-season dormitory camp with a dining hall. A wonderful location for group events and functions, visitors may choose either "Package 1" accommodating up to 90 people or "Package 2" accommodating 30 people. Originally used from 1939 to 1941 by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the camp also operated […]

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OWENS CREEK CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Thurmont MD Phone: 301-663-9388 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Owens Creek Campground offers families and individuals enjoyable primitive tent camping. Located just five miles from Thurmont, Maryland, in the rolling hills of Catoctin Mountain Park. Natural Features: The campground is surrounded by a rolling landscape, perfect for hikes of any level from easy to extremely strenuous. Owens Creek flows past the […]

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GREENBELT PARK PICNIC AREAS

Type: Camping – GREENBELT MD Phone: 301 344-3944 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Greenbelt Park is an urban oasis just 12 miles from Washington, D.C. This beautiful, wooded park is known for its peaceful surroundings and National Park Service hospitality. Natural Features: Situated in suburban Maryland, Greenbelt Park is forested with a pleasant mix of pine, oak and maple trees, which give way to […]

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Fort Washington Park Day Use Facilities

Type: Camping – Fort Washington MD Phone: 301-763-4600 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Fort Washington is located 15 miles south of Washington, D.C., along the Potomac River. Part of the National Park Service, it is a local favorite for picnicking, recreation and historic interest. Built to defend the nations capital in 1824, the 19th century masonry fort is the oldest and best preserved in […]

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CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN PARK ADIRONDACK SHELTERS

Type: Camping – Thurmont MD Phone: 301-663-9388 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview The Adirondack Shelters, located near the northern most point of Catoctin Mountain Park, provide a destination for true nature immersion and an alternative to drive-up camping. A moderate three-mile uphill hike over rocky but generally gently rolling terrain leads to the three-sided shelters similar to those found on the Appalachian Trail. At […]

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CAMP MISTY MOUNT

Type: Camping – THURMONT MD Phone: 301-271-3140 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Camp Misty Mount brings together small groups, families and individuals for rustic mountain cabin camping in the Catoctin Mountains of Maryland. The historic stone and wood cabins were built in 1936 as part of a federal Great Depression-era jobs plan to build recreational camps. Natural Features: Camp Misty Mount is surrounded by […]

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POPLAR GROVE YOUTH GROUP CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Thurmont MD Phone:  Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Poplar Grove offers youth groups and organizations enjoyable year-round primitive tent camping. Located just five miles from the Catoctin Mountain Park portion of the Appalachian Trail in the rolling hills of Thurmont, Maryland, Poplar Grove allows youth groups to experience traditional wilderness camping. Natural Features: Poplar Grove offers flat tent areas to […]

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