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.

GHOSTS OF THE MINER'S PAST NIGHT HIKE - October 24th, 7:30PM-9PM - Over 150 years ago Oregon Ridge was once an active mining town. On this spooky, haunted hike you will encounter the unsettled souls that once roamed the ridge. Then, gather around the campfire for s’mores! Ages 9+, $10, ($5 Members).

HARRY POTTER HALLOWEEN - October 25th or 26th, 1PM-3PM - Put on your wizard hat and cloak, you’ve been accepted into Wizarding School! Make Harry Potter themed crafts. Learn about the wizarding world, and meet a magical creature. Ages 5+, $5 ($2 Members).



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.