Patuxent River Park

  • Maryland

About Us

The Patuxent River is home to a wide variety of wildlife. It tells great historical stories and sustains livelihoods and hobbies held by enthusiasts of all kinds. Patuxent River Park borders the Jug Bay Natural Area, a critical tidal wetland along the Patuxent. This important ecological area has created spaces for researchers, educators, students, citizens, fishermen, boaters, equestrians, and many more.

Patuxent River Park is part of the Maryland-National Capital Parks and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Parks and Recreation.

Patuxent River Park is looking for volunteers to fill varying volunteer opportunities. can be contacted for more information.

Latest Listings

Service Learning (Volunteer Opportunity)

Invasive Removal and Habitat Restoration (Volunteer Opportunity)

Kiosk Construction (Volunteer Opportunity)

Eastern Bluebird Nestbox Monitoring (Volunteer Opportunity)

Adopt-A-Trail (Volunteer Opportunity)

Gardener (Volunteer Opportunity)