POPLAR GROVE YOUTH GROUP CAMPGROUND, MD Campground Reservation, Info, Images, Map, Directions

POPLAR GROVE YOUTH GROUP CAMPGROUND, Maryland Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Listen

Directions

Poplar Grove is located on Manahan Road in the western portion of Catoctin Mountain Park. From Route 15, exit at Catocin Mountain Park/Route 77. Travel approximately six miles west, passing the Visitor Center and Park Central Road. Turn right on Foxville-Deerfield Road and bear to the right onto Manahan Road at the fork. Poplar Grove is located about a mile ahead on the gravel road.

Phone

1 (301) 663-9388

Activities

CAMPING, HIKING, PICNICKING

Keywords

CG05,Youth Group Area,Group Camping Area,Catoctin National Park,Catoctin,Poplar,Catoctin Mountain

Related Link(s)

Rec Area Info & Images

Maryland State Tourism

Maryland State Road Conditions

Overview

Poplar Grove offers youth groups and organizations enjoyable year-round primitive tent camping. Located just steps away from the Catoctin Mountain Park portion of the Catoctin National Recreation Trail in the rolling hills of Thurmont, Maryland. Poplar Grove allows youth groups to experience traditional wilderness camping in a beautiful, natural setting.

Recreation

As a primitive camping area, Poplar Grove encourages kids to use healthy doses of imagination while surrounded by the natural landscape. Nature hikes and campfire circles are popular activities. Catoctin Mountain Park boasts 25 miles of trails for additional hiking opportunities.

Facilities

Poplar Grove allows youth to connect with nature by offering limited comforts of home. Pit toilets and drinking water are provided. Three expansive sites can accommodate up to 25 visitors each, and multiple sites may be reserved for larger groups.

Natural Features

Poplar Grove offers flat tent areas to accommodate group activities. The campground is surrounded by a rolling landscape, perfect for light hikes.

Whether blanketed in snow in winter months or blooming with wildflowers in the spring, Poplar Grove offers beautiful scenery all year. Since the site is located in a remote area, it is accessed by a gravel road during summer months, and is a hike-in only facility during winter months.

Nearby Attractions

The Catoctin Mountain Park Visitor Center is located four miles away and offers interpretive programs. Just three miles away, visitors can enjoy fishing and canoeing at Cunningham Falls State Park. Cunningham Falls charges a daily entrance fee.

Reservation

More from CampingHiking.net:

FLATROCK (TEXAS), Texas Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Listen Directions From Coleman, TX, take Highway 153 west for 8 miles to the main entrance of Hords Creek Lake. Follow signs into the campground. Phone 325-625-2322 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, SWIMMING SITE, PADDLING, MOTOR BOAT, PADDLE BOATING, WATER ACTIVITIES, KAYAKING, CANOEING, NON-MOTORIZED BOATING, WATER ACCESS, JET

LAKES BASIN, California Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Listen Directions In Graeagle, CA, at the intersection of State Rt. 89 and Forest Rt. 24 (Gold Lakes directional sign), turn onto Rt. 24 and go 6.9 miles to campground sign. Turn right onto the single-lane road and proceed 0.3 miles. The campground will be on the right. Phone CAMPGROUND/CAMPSITE

POTATO PATCH CAMPGROUND, Arizona Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Listen Directions From Prescott, take U.S. Highway 89 north past Granite Dells, turn right on Hwy 89A and travel approximately 20 miles to the top of Mingus Mountain on steep, mountainous grade. Potato Patch Campground entrance will be to your left (across from the Summit Picnic Area) on Forest Road

HARVEY LAKE CABIN, Alaska Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Listen Directions By float plane from Petersburg, it is 18 miles. In fall, winter and early spring, this cabin may be inaccessible due to frozen lake surface (float planes cannot land); please contact the Petersburg Ranger District office for information prior to making reservations during these periods. By boat from