• Campers relaxing at their site

    Greenbelt

    Park Maryland

Animals

Chipmunk Tamias striatus

Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Flying Squirrel Glaucomys volans

White tailed Deer Odocoilieus virginianus

Eastern Mole Scalopus aquaticus

White-Footed Mouse Paramyscus leucopus

Red Fox Vulpes fulva

Beaver Castor canadensis

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Woodchuck Marmota monax

Opossum Didelphis marsupialis

Skunk Mephitis mephitis

Brown bat Myotis lucifugus
 
picture of a buck in Greenbelt Park
Remember to please NOT feed the animals in Greenbelt Park. Feeding any animal will draw them to the roads and lead to many dangerous situations for deer and people. The park is a natural environment where deer can feed and live off the land.
 
a picture of a turtle
A turtle attempting to cross the road.
Please be careful while driving through Greenbelt Park.
 
A picture of a buck in Greenbelt Park, Md.
A white tailed buck in the forest.
Please be aware of white tailed deer while driving through Greenbelt Park.

Did You Know?

a picture of a campsite in the Greenbelt Park campground located in Maryland just 13 miles from the White House

The Greenbelt Park (located in Maryland)campground was built as part of Mission 66-the 50th birthday park improvement project of the National Park Service. The Greenbelt Park campground is just thirteen miles from the White House.