Visiting Calvert County's Nature Parks


For Individuals and Families 

  • Education programs
  • Hiking trails
  • Picnicking
  • Nature exhibits
  • Fishing
  • Boating

For Groups

The Calvert County Nature Parks were established to protect natural resources, including rare plants and animals and their habitats.

 All groups are required to make reservations prior to their visit. we encourage groups to schedule a program with a naturalist (from 1 to 4 hours) for a minimal charge.

Groups which do not schedule a program will be given a brief introduction to the park and will have to pay any required entrance fees.


Picnics, Parties, etc.

  • Pavilions at Kings Landing Park and Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
  • Birthday Parties for BCNES members only
  • Overnight Campout Parties for BCNES members only

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Battle Creek Nature Education Society (BCNES) is dedicated to the development of a responsible environmental ethic in all people by providing opportunities for environmental education and compatible recreation; and the preservation of the natural heritage of Calvert County. BCNES is a 501(c)3 organization.
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Mailing address: PO Box 122, Port Republic, MD 20676.
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