NO ALCOHOL ALLOWED
Mt. Vernon Shelter is not designated for an alcohol permit.
For additional alcohol information, visit: http://dnr.maryland.gov/publiclands/alcoholfaq.asp
Due to the potential threat of the Emerald Ash Borer, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources has prohibited the importation of personal firewood into all DNR owned and managed properties. Please do not bring firewood with you from home when visiting a DNR property.
After office hours, Contact PARK WATCH: 1-800-825-PARK (7275)
Prices are subject to change without notice and reservation fees, as well as cancellation fees are non-refundable.
In addition to the Shelter service charge, there is a $2 per vehicle charge into the park for Maryland residents. Out of state residents a $4 per vehicle charge.
Senior Citizens 62 and older with Maryland Park Service Golden Age Pass are free. Golden Age Pass requires a $10 fee. Information available at: http://dnr.maryland.gov/publiclands/goldenage.asp
This is a 'Trash Free Park'. Pack it in pack it out. Recycle, Reuse, Reduce. Please bring sufficient large trash bags to remove trash.
The park is open 8:00 am to Sunset, May through September.
10:00 am to Sunset, October through April.
Individuals using the Shelter must leave by Sunset.
No Pets Allowed.