Montgomery Parks COVID-19 Information
: Montgomery Parks is announcing the cancelation of our 2020 summer camps due to the COVID-19 crisis. In addition, we have extended the closure of all indoor park facilities to the public, our skate park, and the cancelation of all programs, classes, and events through June 30, 2020. Updated May 13 To learn more, and prior to visiting any of our parks or trails, we ask that you visit MontgomeryParks.org/COVID-19 for additional information and answers to frequently asked questions.
Please enjoy some of our
Explore From Home programming and our new Montgomery Parks Trailheads with Parking Map.
The following trail safety tips can help you have a safe, enjoyable experience on
Montgomery Parks’ trails.
Your safety is our concern. Program the Park Police Emergency number 301-949-3010 into your cell phone before you leave. Enjoy your visit! Trail Safety Tips
Always let someone know where you are going or travel with a friend.
Wear reflective material.
Don’t leave valuable items in plain view inside of your car, carry only what you need.
Trust your instincts. Don’t walk where you feel uncomfortable.
Park in well-lit, heavily traveled areas if possible.
Ride and walk on the right. Pass on the left.
Use a bell or loud voice when announce passing.
No more than two walkers or riders abreast on the trail.
Riders yield to pedestrians.
Earbuds in both ears are discouraged so you can hear any warnings.
Be aware of your surroundings at all times.
Carry a fully-charged cellphone.
Wear visible clothing.
Ride with a light at dusk or dark.