Greenbelt Park has issued a tick alert warning. Ticks have been spotted on park staff and visitors. Please use precautions such as tick repellant while visiting the park. Click the following for more information on Ticks and tick prevention. More »
Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground closed until June 1
The Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground is Closed until June 1 for repairs. The Greenbelt Park Headquarters will be open seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Visitors to the campground can stop by the Park Headquarters for assistance.
Be A Junior Ranger
Junior Ranger 2012
Greenbelt Park is an 1100-acre forest featuring ten miles of trails, picnic areas and a campground with 178 sites. Jr. Rangers will participate in nature hikes and learn about animals, plants and water.
The first session is Monday June 11 through Thursday June 14.
The deadline for applications is now closed.
The second session is Monday June 18 through Thursday June 21.
The deadline is now closed.
Applications for the 2012 Junior Ranger program are available at the Greenbelt Park Headquarters, Greenbelt Park Ranger Station and here on-line.
Each National Park conducts its Junior ranger program in different ways due to staff and other factors.
Did You Know?
Eva Cassidy, the singer from the Maryland area, had her memorial service held in the Sweetgum Picnic Area of Greenbelt Park, Maryland.