WCFS 2022 Field Trips!


14707 Park Central Rd, Thurmont, MD 21788


Special Directions: Tun onto Park Central Road off Route 77. Pass the Visitor's Center on your right. Continue up the mountain, and the parking lot for Hog Rock will be on the right, with the trail on the left across the street from the parking lot. Meet in the parking lot.

Date and Time: Friday, April 22nd

(Rain date, April 29th)

Join us at Catoctin Mountain Park for a time of learning and hiking to explore God's glorious creation! Meet at the Hog Rock Trail parking lot. This is a beautiful, mile-long trail. While youngsters should have no problem, strollers likely will. After the hike, there are restrooms and tables for a picnic!


Join the hike for FREE!

Bring water, lunch, bug spray, and appropriate shoes for the woods and trails!

Be sure to REGISTER by Friday, April 15th!

To learn more, follow the links below:

Hiking trails:


Check out the Park's Junior Ranger Program:


or contact us at:

Email: events@wcfs.edu

Phone (Dawn Adams): 301-606-6786


310 Aviation Way, Frederich, MD 21701

Date and Time: Friday, May 28th at 10am

More details coming!

Registration date to be determined.

or contact us at:

Email: events@wcfs.edu

Phone (Dawn Adams): 301-606-6786


13019 Catoctin Furnace Rd. Thurmont, MD 21788

(Meet in gravel lot to the side of the building)

Date and Time: Friday, May 13th at 10am

(Rain date, May 20th)

Come to the zoo and meet a variety of the Lord's precious creatures from all over the world! The Catoctin Wildlife Preserve houses animals from our own wonderful continent, as well as some from Australia and Africa. You can tackle the whole zoo in one day making it convenient and workable for those with small or many children.


Cost: The Adams' family are members of the zoo, therefore any guest that enter with them receive a 20% discount on admission. The following are regular prices (as of Jan. 2022), and then the reduced admission prices for the field trip. You can bring your own food and drinks.

Adults 13+: $22.50/$18

Children (ages 3-12): $16.50/$13.20

Seniors 65+ and Military: $21.50/$17.20

Bring Bug spray, sunblock, lunch, and drinks. Strollers are great! You can also purchase "zoo food" for the petting zoo!

Be sure to REGISTER by Friday, May 6th!

It is imperative that you meet at 10am in the side parking lot and enter with Dawn Adams' family to receive your discount!


Late-comers will need to pay the general admission price.

To learn more, follow the link below:


or contact us at:

Email: events@wcfs.edu

Phone (Dawn Adams): 301-606-6786