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  • Tick Alert

    Greenbelt Park has issued a tick alert. Ticks have been spotted on park staff and visitors. Please use precautions such as tick repellant. Click the following for more information on Ticks and tick prevention More »

Self Guided

Your school or community group is welcome to use the park. Please let us know when you will be in the park so that other schools or groups will not conflict or using the same resources or trails. We will do everything we can to help you enjoy your experience in the park

Please call the Park Headquarters at 301-344-3948 to determine if your group needs a permit. When speaking to park personnel, please always get the person's name and title.

There are Park ranger guided programs and Bridging the Watershed educations programs. For more information, please call the Ranger station at 301-344-3944 or click on the appropriate link.

Did You Know?

a picture of cars and tent trailers in the Laurel Picnic Area

Tents and trailers used the Holly and Laurel Picnic Areas before the Greenbelt Park campground was built. The camping areas in Greenbelt Park, Maryland were constructed in 1965 and 1966 as a part of Mission 66.