Snowden Pond at Montpelier is a small community of colonial homes nestled in a rural zone of Prince George’s County, south of Laurel, Maryland. It’s proximity to the Patuxent Wildlife Refuge and Beltsville Agriculture Research Center create the ambience of wooded country space, yet residents enjoy convenient access to three major metropolitan areas.

October in Maryland is Walktober


Walktober 2023

October in Maryland becomes WALKTOBER, a month where the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other partnering agencies promote and host events and webinars spotlighting Maryland pedestrians' safety, health, and commuting options in current walk programs and Initiatives.

The Maryland Department of Transportation, the Maryland Department of Planning, the Maryland Department of Health, MDOT State Highway Administration, Maryland Highway Safety Office, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, America Walks, and AARP are sharing a series of informational resources and free webinars for pedestrians throughout the month of October.

The four webinars are tailored to interest pedestrian enthusiasts, advocates, planners, and residents.

Throughout Walktober, learn how walking is an easy and accessible exercise, how to safely use pedestrian infrastructure, and how to incorporate walking in your daily routines within the provisions of social distancing and other restrictions.

Link to Free Walkinars:

Free Walkinars - MDOT (



Walk Maryland Day 2023

October 4, 2023 is officially Walk Maryland Day! To celebrate, we are encouraging our Maryland citizens to register as a walk leader or a “sole mate” (a walk participant). Click below to learn more about Walk Maryland Day and register as a walk leader or sole mate.

Link to Walk Maryland Day:

Walk Maryland Day - MDOT

Support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

The State of the Bay Report makes it clear that the Bay needs our support now more than ever. Your donation helps the Chesapeake Bay Foundation maintain our momentum toward a restored Bay, rivers, and streams for today and generations to come.


More than Just the Bay - Chesapeake Bay Foundation (


Do you know which PGPD Division Serves Snowden Pond?


Beltsville - Division VI

Commander: Major Jason L. Fisher
Assistant Commander: Captain Susan Smith

Division 6 is located in the northernmost region of the County and bordered to the west by Montgomery County, to the north by Howard County, and to the east by Anne Arundel County.

Division 6 communities include:

  • Beltsville
  • Calverton
  • Greenbelt
  • Unincorporated Laurel

Find Snowden Pond on their beat map in section C4!

To learn more about our local police force, visit Police Department | Prince George's County, MD (



HOA Communications

The source for all official HOA communications is through the U.S. Post Office from Sentry Management Company. For convenience, a member volunteer maintains this website with links to the Sentry Resident Portal and the unofficial Snowden Pond Facebook and Twitter accounts. Residents are encouraged to share photos and tweets with the understanding that privacy is not guaranteed when using the unofficial communication channels.