Park Hours, Closures and Holiday Schedule

Trail and Facility Closures

Battle Creek Cypress Swamp:  Beginning in November 2019 through  April 2020 the Nature Center will be closed for renovations. More details will be posted as they develop.


Christmas and New Year's Schedule

  • Natural Resources Offices will be closed December 25, 26, 27,  and January 1
  • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp will be closed until April 2020
  • Kings Landing Park will be closed December 25, 26, 27 and January 1. The park may be closed early on December 24 and 31.
  • Flag Ponds Nature Park will be closed Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until Memorial Day. 
  • All other Natural Resources facilities will be open their regular hours

Friday, November 29

  • Natural Resources offices will be closed
  • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp and Kings Landing Park will be closed
  • All other Natural Resources facilities will be open their regular hours

Nature Parks

Parks are operating on the Regular Schedule until Memorial Day weekend

Battle Creek Cypress Swamp

Closed for renovations.
410-535-5327

Flag Ponds Nature Park

REGULAR: Mondays and Fridays: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Weekends: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Gate, beach & pier close 1/2 hour before park closes.
Reminder: an entry fee (or valid season pass) is required on weekends.
EXTENDED: Weekdays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Weekends: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Gate, beach & pier close 1/2 hour before park closes.
Reminder: an entry fee (or valid season pass) is required.

Open most County holidays.
410-586-1477

Kings Landing Park

REGULAR: Daily: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gate & pier close at 4:30 p.m. Free.
EXTENDED: Daily: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Gate & pier close at 7:30 p.m. Free.

Open most County holidays.
410-535-2661

Other Natural Resources Facilities: 

Open Dawn to Dusk

Solomons Boat Ramp & Fishing Pier open 24 hours.

NOTICE

Ward Farm Recreation & Nature Park is not open to the public.

Information on other Parks & Recreation Facilities (district parks, Hall Aquatic Center, Chesapeake Hills Golf Course, etc.)