Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

As an update from the Department of Recreation and Parks, pavilions, playgrounds and picnic tables are now open for use.

Portable toilets continue to be closed until further notice, so please plan ahead. To the extent possible face coverings should be worn, especially when social distancing is not feasible along the trails.

The Lake Roland Nature Center is now open at a limited capacity and masks or face covering must be worn at all times. No exceptions. The center will close between 12:30-1:30pm for cleaning.

Reserve Your Spot Today!

See event description for registration requirements. Registration is limited. Unless otherwise stated, you can register by calling 410-887-4156 or by emailing the County office at [email protected]baltimorecountymd.gov. All programs begin at the new Nature Center, unless directed to meet elsewhere.

The Fall 2020 Program Calendar is available for downloading.

Program participants are required to execute the Lake Roland Nature Council Coronavirus/COVID-19 Form prior to participating in any park programming.

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Take A Break Hike 11:15 am
Take A Break Hike @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 2 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Take a midweek break from working or school and go on a guided hike around the park with a naturalist. Please bring water and wear good shoes. Please[...]
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Friday Strolls 9:00 am
Friday Strolls @ Meet at Ranger Station
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for some exercise on Friday mornings from 9:00 to 10:00 while enjoying the sights and sounds of Lake Roland. The terrain is varied but mostly flat with some hills. Hiking boots are recommended.[...]
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PawPaw: The Wild Banana 2:00 pm
PawPaw: The Wild Banana @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Join us to learn about the largest native fruit to North America. The Pawpaw tree is a member of the custard apple family and produces fruit favored by[...]
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Take A Break Hike 11:15 am
Take A Break Hike @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 9 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Take a midweek break from working or school and go on a guided hike around the park with a naturalist. Please bring water and wear good shoes. Please[...]
Friday Strolls 9:00 am
Friday Strolls @ Meet at Ranger Station
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for some exercise on Friday mornings from 9:00 to 10:00 while enjoying the sights and sounds of Lake Roland. The terrain is varied but mostly flat with some hills. Hiking boots are recommended.[...]
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings 1:00 pm
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings @ Maintenance Yard
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LAKE ROLAND TRAILS COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER OUTINGS https://www.signupgenius.com/go/lake-roland-trails-volunteers Maintenance Yard Pink-Woodbrook Trail Restoration Jeffrey Budnitz (1) Share this:EmailTwitterFacebookPinterestWhatsAppMoreLinkedInTelegramTumblrRedditPocketSkypePrint
Bird Hike for Beginners 7:30 am
Bird Hike for Beginners @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 12 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Enjoy a guided bird walk for beginners. Learn why Lake Roland is great habitat for birds – over 200 species of birds have been recorded here. On this[...]
Lake Roland Environmental and Historic Preservation Committee Volunteer Outings 9:00 am
Lake Roland Environmental and Historic Preservation Committee Volunteer Outings @ Nature Center
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
LAKE ROLAND ENVIRONMENTAL AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER OUTINGS https://www.signupgenius.com/go/lake-roland-environmental-historic-volunteers Nature Center Weed Warriors Dorothea Lankford (1) Share this:EmailTwitterFacebookPinterestWhatsAppMoreLinkedInTelegramTumblrRedditPocketSkypePrint
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings 9:00 am
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings @ Maintenance Yard
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
LAKE ROLAND TRAILS COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER OUTINGS https://www.signupgenius.com/go/lake-roland-trails-volunteers Maintenance Yard Pink-Woodbrook Trail Restoration Jeffrey Budnitz (1) Share this:EmailTwitterFacebookPinterestWhatsAppMoreLinkedInTelegramTumblrRedditPocketSkypePrint
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings 1:00 pm
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings @ Maintenance Yard
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LAKE ROLAND TRAILS COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER OUTINGS https://www.signupgenius.com/go/lake-roland-trails-volunteers Maintenance Yard Pink-Woodbrook Trail Restoration Jeffrey Budnitz (1) Share this:EmailTwitterFacebookPinterestWhatsAppMoreLinkedInTelegramTumblrRedditPocketSkypePrint
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings 9:00 am
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings @ Maintenance Yard
Sep 13 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
LAKE ROLAND TRAILS COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER OUTINGS https://www.signupgenius.com/go/lake-roland-trails-volunteers Maintenance Yard Pink-Woodbrook Trail Restoration Jeffrey Budnitz (1) Share this:EmailTwitterFacebookPinterestWhatsAppMoreLinkedInTelegramTumblrRedditPocketSkypePrint
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings 1:00 pm
Lake Roland Trails Committee Volunteer Outings @ Maintenance Yard
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LAKE ROLAND TRAILS COMMITTEE VOLUNTEER OUTINGS https://www.signupgenius.com/go/lake-roland-trails-volunteers Maintenance Yard Pink-Woodbrook Trail Restoration Jeffrey Budnitz (1) Share this:EmailTwitterFacebookPinterestWhatsAppMoreLinkedInTelegramTumblrRedditPocketSkypePrint
Wilderness Writings 7:00 pm
Wilderness Writings @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Nature can be a mesmerizing and inspirational force. Come gather around a campfire as we talk about some of our favorite environmental and nature writings. Sunday, September 13,[...]
Take A Break Hike 11:15 am
Take A Break Hike @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 16 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Take a midweek break from working or school and go on a guided hike around the park with a naturalist. Please bring water and wear good shoes. Please[...]
LRNC General Meeting 6:30 pm
LRNC General Meeting @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The general meeting of the Board of Directors of Lake Roland Nature Council is held every third Wednesday of the month in the Lake Roland Nature Center.  Everyone is welcome to attend. Lake Roland Nature Council[...]
Friday Strolls 9:00 am
Friday Strolls @ Meet at Ranger Station
Sep 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for some exercise on Friday mornings from 9:00 to 10:00 while enjoying the sights and sounds of Lake Roland. The terrain is varied but mostly flat with some hills. Hiking boots are recommended.[...]
Lake Roland Waterway Tour CANCELLED 10:00 am
Lake Roland Waterway Tour CANCELLED @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
*EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED* Bring your own canoe or kayak and join a ranger and volunteers in exploring the water of Lake Roland. Bald eagles, turtles, park history and other neat aspects of the park[...]
Take A Break Hike 11:15 am
Take A Break Hike @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 23 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Take a midweek break from working or school and go on a guided hike around the park with a naturalist. Please bring water and wear good shoes. Please[...]
Friday Strolls 9:00 am
Friday Strolls @ Meet at Ranger Station
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for some exercise on Friday mornings from 9:00 to 10:00 while enjoying the sights and sounds of Lake Roland. The terrain is varied but mostly flat with some hills. Hiking boots are recommended.[...]
Lake Roland Ranger Talk 10:30 am
Lake Roland Ranger Talk @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Beginning in September of 2018, on the last Saturday of  each month, join a park ranger for a short informational talk in front of the Nature Center. Topics will change from month to month.   All[...]
Take A Break Hike 11:15 am
Take A Break Hike @ Lake Roland Nature Center
Sep 30 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
*Pre-Registration and masks required for program participation* Take a midweek break from working or school and go on a guided hike around the park with a naturalist. Please bring water and wear good shoes. Please[...]