Mark your calendars for Rockfest 2013

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Mark your calendars for Rockfest 2013, one of the best adopt-a-crag events at one of the region’s most beautiful places to climb.

The fourth annual event will be held on Saturday, April 27 at Rocks State Park in Jarrettsville, MD. This event brings together rock climbers, hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts for stewardship and outdoor recreation. MAC volunteers will spend Saturday doing a variety of service projects in the park including fixing a pedestrian bridge, pruning and trimming trail corridors, and trail maintenance.

To register, go here. For more information, including a map of the location, go here. More details about the event are also posted on our Facebook page.

What to bring:

  • Water bottles
  • Sturdy, close toed shoes
  • Dress for the weather, the event is rain or shine
  • Climbing gear if you plan to stick around after

How to get there:

The park is located in northern Harford County about 30 miles north of Baltimore and 8 miles northwest of Bel Air on Route 24. From Baltimore, take I-95 north to Route 24 north exit. Continue north on Route 24 through Bel Air, Rock Spring, and Forest Hill. The Park is located approximately 5 miles north of Forest Hill.

Rocks State Park
3318 Rocks Chrome Hill Road
Jarrettsville, MD 21084


  • 8:30am – Check In
  • 9am – Safety briefing and project work
  • 12pm – Lunch provided
  • 2pm – Wrap up project work; followed by raffle and presentations
  • Enjoy the rest of the day and climb with your fellow climbers!


We hope to see you there!