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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.

Notice: The Summer Calendar is now available..

FAIRIES AND ELVES - May 28th & 29th, 1PM-3PM - Learn all about these mysterious inhabitants of the forest and search for their presence at Oregon Ridge Park. Enjoy crafting houses for them and make a craft to take home. Ages 3+ - $4, $2 for members.

SUMMER JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS - The Nature Center is looking for Counselor in Training Volunteers and a Naturalist Intern. For more information check the linked flyers and/or contact the Nature Center at 410-887-1815.

COLUMBIA GAS TRANSMISSION PIPELINE PROJECT - This project will cut a swath through 1.3 miles of Oregon Ridge Park, and use 8.6 acres of parkland for a construction yard. Work has begun. Details of this project can be found in the Oregon Ridge Park Mitigation Report and the Forest Conservation Plan. (Note: The linked files are approximately 35 megabytes in size and may take a while to download.)

*IMPORTANT FILES TO VIEW OR DOWNLOAD (click below )*

Hours

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

Email: info@oregonridgenaturecenter.org -- Send email

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.