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: All summer camps are full except the PM session of Little Discoverers.

EARTH DAY FUN! - April 18th or 19th, 1PM-3PM - Celebrate Earth Day by joining a naturalist for recycled crafts and go for a hike to clean up the park. End the day with a tree hugging contest and prizes. $2/ Free for members.

MONTHLY SPEAKERS SERIES - April 20 @ 7:30 PM - This month's talk is titled " Want Butterflies? Don’t forget the Caterpillars" by Sheryl Pedrick. Free!

WILD BABY BONANZA - April 25th or 26th, 1PM-3PM - Spring has sprung! Meet a few babies that live at the nature center and explore the park for signs of wild babies!



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.