The Frederick County Department of Parks and Recreation is committed to the highest level of care for our natural and historic resources while making the park facilities and the recreational programs available to all. We believe that the benefits of parks and of recreation are far reaching and vital to each and every individual, family, and community in Frederick County. Frederick County Parks and Recreation is a division of the Department of Public Works and is supported by the Frederick County Parks and Recreation Commission. We are responsible for operating a variety of parks facilities and recreation programs within Frederick County, Maryland. Our Parks include amenities such as athletic facilities, mentally challenged programs, special events, trips, and more. Our parks facilities and recreation programs are available to all county residents and we encourage you to enjoy the many benefits that Frederick County Parks and Recreation has to offer.