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