School Programs

Our school field trips offer an era of topics for all ages. They can either be taught at Fountain Rock Park and Nature Center for $5/person (for every 15 students 1 chaperone is needed) or we can come to your site as an outreach program a flat fee of $200 for all outreach programs. 

Maximum amount of participants: 80.

Registered Group Times


Reservation Times

Fountain Rock Park Nature Field Trips are available Monday – Friday. The duration of each program (1.5 to 2 hours) is dependent upon the number of students participating. Morning programs may be scheduled anytime between 9:00 am and 11:30 am. Afternoon programs may be scheduled anytime between 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm. Reservations must be made at least 30 days in advance. 

Making a Reservation

  • Reservations are $5/person. 
  • To make a reservation by phone, please call 301-600-1646 
  • Walk-in between 8am-4pm, weekdays to make your reservation: 355 Montevue Lane, Suite 100, Frederick MD 21702

Contact Us

  1. Fountain Rock Park & Nature Center

    8511 Nature Center Place
    Walkersville, MD 21793
    Ph: 301-600-4460

    Park Hours

    8 a.m. - Sunset

    Nature Center Hours

    Walk-Ins / Public
    Sat./Sun: 10 am - 4 pm

    Registered Groups
    Monday-Friday: 9 am - 9 pm
    Saturday - Sunday programs are available upon request. 

    A 30-day notice is required for all registered groups.


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