Fountain Rock Park & Nature Center

Fountain Rock Park is Frederick's first environmental park on 22.5 acres of historical, ecological and family-friendly land. Fountain Rock is listed with the Maryland Historical Trust. 

Park Amenities

  • Boardwalk
  • Fire Ring
  • Fishing
  • Grill
  • Lime Kilns
  • Nature Center
  • Play Equipment
  • Quarry
  • Trails
  • WiFi in the Nature Center

Contact Us

  1. Fountain Rock Park & Nature Center

    8511 Nature Center Place
    Walkersville, MD 21793
    Ph: 301-600-4460

    Park Hours

    8 a.m. - Sunset

    Nature Center Hours

    Walk-Ins / Public
    Sat./Sun: 10 am - 4 pm

    Registered Groups
    Monday-Friday: 9 am - 9 pm
    Saturday - Sunday programs are available upon request. 

    A 30-day notice is required for all registered groups.


    New Year's Day
    Easter Day
    Independence Day
    Thanksgiving Day
    Christmas Eve
    Christmas Day