Fountain Rock Park & Nature Center / Catoctin Creek Park & Nature Center Forester
Come and discover the plant and animal life that resides in a forest. Learn to identify different trees and plants, investigate a tree’s growth rings, and learn about wildfires. Scouts will create their own forestry poster.
Investigate up close how the Earth was shaped. Examine and identify different rocks, minerals and fossils for evidence. Discover how mountains and fossils were formed and search the park for unique geologic features.
Explore the nature center and identify wildlife found in the park. Learn about bird flyways, poisonous plants and venomous reptiles. Hike along trails, discover unique habitats and enjoy the great outdoors.