Rock Creek Regional Park

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Rockville, MD 20855- Map It
(301) 948-5053

AAA Editor Notes

Rock Creek Regional Park is 4 mi. e. on SR 28, then 2 mi. n. on Muncaster Mill Rd. to Avery Rd. The park contains hiking and bicycle trails, an archery range and a golf course. Lake Needwood offers canoe, kayak, pedal boat and rowboat rentals early May through Labor Day, and Lake Frank allows fishing. Meadowside Nature Center has interactive exhibits, a raptor aviary, demonstration native habitat gardens and nature trails. A treetop adventure course, which includes ziplines, is available. The Needwood Queen offers 20-minute lake cruises. Special events are offered throughout the year. Pets on leash are allowed. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Park free. Phone for adventure course rate.
Hours: Park open daily dawn-dusk. Nature center open Tues.-Sat. 9-5; closed major holidays. Needwood Queen operates Sat.-Sun. and holidays, Memorial Day-Labor Day.