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Department ofRecreation and Parks

The Department of Recreation and Parks provides quality recreational and leisure opportunities to County residents and visitors via its parklands and open spaces, recreation and nature centers, and other specialized facilities.

Recreation Activity Centers

PAL Centers are now Recreation Activity Centers.

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Park Highlights

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Many Baltimore County parks are also home to the following:

Participation and Weather Policies

These rules and policies should be followed at each park or facility to ensure a safe and fun visit for everyone.

Parker the Frog

Parker the Frog Campaign

Leap into 2022 with Parker the Frog! Learn how to participate.


Contact Us

Recreation and Parks

9831 Van Buren Lane
Cockeysville, Maryland 21030


Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.





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