Carroll County Recreation & Parks and its volunteers provide quality recreation programs and a diverse local park system,
encourage appreciation of the natural environment, provide opportunities for growth and life long learning for all ages and
abilities and improve the quality of life for residents - helping to make Carroll County a great place to live, to work and to
Photo taken by Earl Deickman at recent Hashawha Raptor Photo Shoot
Welcome to the Carroll County Recreation & Parks web site. We proudly serve our residents with nearly 30 developed parks and
several thousand acres of open space. We are committed to providing quality park facilities and programs for your enjoyment.
Whether you choose to walk on one of our trails, participate in a class, play a sport, enjoy the arts, learn about and appreciate
nature or enjoy a community event – there is truly something for everyone.
We are dedicated to improving the quality of life in our growing community by protecting beautiful public places and providing
quality recreation programs. We continue to take pride in our accomplishments and welcome your ideas and suggestions to help us serve
you better. We are proud to be a part of making Carroll County, Maryland a great place to live, to work and to play.
Jeff R. Degitz, Administrator