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There are park alerts in effect.
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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 »

  • Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground will reopen in mid April

    The Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground will reopen seven days a week 9:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. starting for National Park Week. (April 19-27) The Greenbelt Park Headquarters will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

  • Fire Danger Watch

    The park is under a Fire Danger Watch. Do not leave fires unattended. Please make sure your campfire or grill is completely out. Please remember that all campfires must be contained in the grill.

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 President Harry Truman

Harry Truman was President when land was transferred from the Public Housing Authority to create Greenbelt Park, Maryland in 1950.