• Bethune Memorial Statue - Lincoln Park

    Capitol Hill Parks

    District of Columbia

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  • Temporary Closures of Marion Park

    The National Park Service will begin sidewalk rehabilitation in Marion Park in April 2014. More »

  • Turf Protection in Lincoln Park

    April 15 - July 8 the center panel of grass in Lincoln Park will be closed in preparation for summer events. This preventative practice is put in place annually to keep the turf healthy and attractive. For additional information please call 202 673-2402.

Bicycle Use

Bicycle Use

  1. Bicycle use is permitted on routes which have been designated by posted signs.

  2. Motorized Bicycles speed limits are as follows:
    Speed should not exceed 15 mph on paved multi–use trails or 25 mph on paved roadways.

The following are prohibited:

The possession of a bicycle on routes not designated as open to bicycle use, or operating a bicycle on designated bicycle routes between sunset and sunrise, without exhibiting on the bicycle or on the operator an activated white light, that is visible from a distance of at least 500 feet to the front and with a red light or reflector visible from at least 200 feet to the rear.