Ovid Hazen Wells Recreational Park

This 290-acre recreational park located west of Ridge Road in Clarksburg contains three picnic shelters, a small playground, and a gravel parking lot, all constructed in the early 1980s to meet the terms of the Wells family bequest. In addition, it features several ballfields and two soccer fields.

Picnic Shelters

Ovid Hazen Picnic Shelter “A”

12001 Skylark Road, Clarksburg, Maryland

Park capacity is 75-100 people maximum. The park is handicap accessible. Park includes one large grill, a portable toilet, and play equipment. Ballfields may be booked separately and do not automatically come with reservations. Port-a-johns available April through October. Catering is permitted. There are 29 regular and four handicap parking spaces close to the shelter with 62 additional spaces adjacent to the shelter parking lot.

Ovid Hazen Picnic Shelter “B”

12001 Skylark Road, Clarksburg, Maryland

Park capacity is 75-100 people maximum. The park is handicap accessible. Park includes one large grill, a portable toilet, and play equipment. Ballfields may be booked separately and do not automatically come with reservations. Port-a-johns available April through October. Catering is permitted. There are 29 regular and four handicap parking spaces close to the shelter with 62 additional spaces adjacent to the shelter parking lot.

Ovid Hazen Picnic Shelter “C”

12001 Skylark Road, Clarksburg, Maryland

Park capacity is 75-100 people maximum. The park is handicap accessible. Park includes one large grill, a portable toilet, and play equipment. Ballfields may be booked separately and do not automatically come with reservations. Port-a-johns available April through October. Catering is permitted. There are 29 regular and four handicap parking spaces close to the shelter with 62 additional spaces adjacent to the shelter parking lot.

8th Annual Clarksburg Kites Festival
Join Montgomery Parks and the Clarksburg Foundation for free family fun day!  The 8th Annual Kites Over Clarksburg will be held at Ovid Hazen Wells Recreation Park, 12001 Skylark Drive in Clarksburg.  Bring a canned food item, used eyeglasses, or hearing aid to donate to local charities and receive a raffle ticket for prizes from local sponsors.

Last Updated: August 4, 2016