Closings & Cancellations

Listed below are the programs, facilities, and events that have an impact to their operations or have been cancelled/delayed:

Bacon Ridge Natural Area - Herbicide Notice

Beginning on October 2, 2023 the Bacon Ridge Natural Area will be treated for Wisteria by Childs Landscape. The following products will be used with links to labels and SDS. Learn more about the herbicide application.

Davidsonville Park Closure

Please be advised that Davidsonville Park will be closed on Thursday, October 12, 2023 to conduct County operations.

Downs Park Fishing Pier

The Downs Park Fishing Pier will be closed for the entire month of October for repairs. Please visit Ft. Smallwood Park for additional fishing opportunities.

Fort Smallwood Park Construction

Starting September 5, 2023, the eastern half of Fort Smallwood Park will be closed to the public for park improvement projects. The swimming beaches and fishing platforms along the rock armament will be closed to the public through the Spring of 2024. The park's boat ramp area, fishing pier, playground, and pavilion will remain open. Parking will be limited and expect entrance delays into the park on weekends.  For more information on the park closure please call 410-222-0088.

Quiet Waters Park - Pesticide Notice

Please be advised that Quiet Waters Park is scheduled to receive pesticide applications starting on Monday, September 25-29, 2023. Quiet Waters Park will be spraying deer repellant on susceptible ornamental plants throughout the fall. Information relating to the products used during these applications can be found here.

WB&A Trail Phase 3 Closed

The WB&A Trail Phase 3 section will be closed for a 18 month construction period, effective Wednesday, 5/11/2022. This is the portion of the trail that will include the bridge over the Patuxent River. Thank you for your patience.