The Oregon Ridge Nature Center is a facility of the Baltimore County Department of Recreation & Parks, supported and assisted by the Oregon Ridge Nature Center Council, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. This web site is managed by the Council. -- Please support us.-- Click here to find membership information.

News and Events

For information and reservations call 410-887-1815.

NATURAL ART IN AUTUMN - November 29th or 30th, 1PM-3PM- Enjoy a nature hike while we explore the autumn changes in our natural surroundings. Collect leaves, acorns, seedpods and more to make an autumnal collage to enjoy throughout the year. $6 ($3 Members).

MARYLAND MASTER NATURALIST TRAINING - Applications are now being accepted for the spring session. Visit our Volunteer page for more information.



The Nature Center is open from 9 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday.
We are closed on Mondays. The park grounds are open dawn to dusk everyday.

Contact Information

facebookAddress: 13555 Beaver Dam Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030

Phone: 410-887-1815 • TDD/Deaf 410-887-5319

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Oregon Ridge Lodge

Concerning reservations for picnics and meetings, and for questions about Fireworks, BSO Concerts, the Lake and Swimming at Oregon Ridge; please contact the Oregon Ridge Lodge at 410-887-1818.