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Robert C. McDonell Campground - Cabin John

Camping Areas

Robert C. McDonell Campground SignLocation

7701 Tuckerman Lane
Rockville, MD 20854


The Robert C. McDonell Campground offers walk-in primitive campsites. Campsites feature grills, tables, a campfire circle and two port-a-johns in each parking lot (one regular and one handicapped accessible). There are two tent pads on each site. Two picnic tables per site, plus a grill and fire pit on each site. Depending on the site, up to 10 campers can be accomodated.
NOTE: Campsites are available year-round with no running water between November 1 and March 31. Lower sites # 1, 2, 6, 7 and upper sites # 3, 4, 5.

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Cabin John Group Camping Area is located on the stretch of Tuckerman Lane that runs between Westlake Drive and Seven Locks Road. Going North on Old Georgetown Road, turn left onto Tuckerman Lane. After going through the intersection at Westlake Drive, the camp site entrance is located on the right. You can get to all sites from either parking lot, but these are the closest parking areas.

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