Frederick and Western Maryland Sights

Catoctin Mountain Park

  • 6602 Foxville Rd. Map It
  • Thurmont
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

Nearly 6,000 acres of thick pine forests, rocky ledges, and magnificent views make Catoctin a true retreat. America's presidents apparently think so, too—Camp David is hidden within the park, although, of course, it is not open to the public. Catoctin also rents rustic cabins built during the era of the federal Works Progress Administration, and there's a dining hall that seats 120 people.

Sight Information

Address:

6602 Foxville Rd., Thurmont, Maryland, 21788, United States

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Phone:

301-663–9388

Website: www.nps.gov/cato

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily dawn–dusk

Published 10/27/2015

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