The Frederick County Nature Council is a "friends of the park" group serving the Catoctin Creek and Fountain Rock nature parks in Frederick County. Our mission is to support the parks and improve the park experience for visitors through activities such as:
The Frederick County Nature Council has been around for over 20 years. It is part of the Frederick County Association of Recreation Councils. It was originally known as the Fountain Rock Nature Council and was associated with Fountain Rock Nature Center. With the addition of Catoctin Creek Park and Nature center in 2011, the name of the group was changed to denote our focus on both parks.