Kid Friendly Guide to Rocks State Park Maryland

Rocks State Park is definitely among the great places in Maryland for day trips and outdoor exploring!

The state of Maryland has some truly incredible state parks. There are multiple primary attractions and areas that the whole family would love.

Check out this Rocks State Park Kid Friendly Guide for the best tips if you are visiting with kids!

This is a fairly flat hike and at the end, if you veer left, there is a water access point. Just follow the trail and your kids can splash away!

Hidden Valley

You can visit the dam and have a lovely picnic! The 3+ miles of loop hiking trails are geared towards kids and families.

Eden Mill Nature Center

The hike is very short and super easy. Getting to the waterfall is doable for kids of all ages. The entire trail is less than 1/2 mile from the parking lot.

Kilgore Falls / Falling Branch Area

For older kids and those wanting a little more adventure, Kilgore Falls has great climbing and bouldering opportunities too!

Climbing And Bouldering

You can either hike using the white trail or drive to the top of the mountain and use the red trail. The red trail is about 1/4 mile easy walk to the cliffs.

Hiking Options For King And Queen Seat