Picnicking

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The Chestnut Picnic Area will be closed from 9/16 to 10/3, 2019 for asphalt resurfacing. The adjacent horse trailer parking area will also be closed to stage equipment. Owens Creek Picnic Area will remain open. For more information contact the Visitor Center 301-663-9388.


Chestnut Picnic Area

... is on the west end of the park. There are picnic tables, grills and restroom facilities. The Spicebush Nature Trail is accessed from there. The Spicebush Nature Trail is wheelchair-accessible with a natural-looking specially bonded WoodCarpet® that is firm and stable. Accessible parking and two wheelchair-accessible picnic tables connect to the trail. Restrooms are within 200' of the Spicebush nature trail and Historic Camp Greentop, known for its tradition of serving children with disabilities, is also nearby.

 
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Owens Creek Picnic Area

... is also on the west end of the park. There are picnic tables and grills, but no restroom facilities. The Brown's Farm Trail is accessed from there.

 
 
 

Last updated: September 18, 2019

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Mailing Address:

6602 Foxville Road
Thurmont, MD 21788

Phone:

(301) 663-9388

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