Greenbelt Park Campground Rules and Regulations
The mission of Greenbelt Park is to provide overnight camping facilities to meet the needs of individuals, families and groups visiting the nation's capital by providing a program of day use reservation, picnicking, and interpretation, and to preserve the area's natural and cultural resources.
The proximity of the park to the nation's capital brings numerous visitors to the campground and the rest of the park.
Camping fee is $16.00 per night per site.
Fee is $8.00 for Golden Age, Golden Access, and the America the Beautiful Senior pass card holders.
Please use the reservation system.
Camping allowed in designated areas only.
Alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
A maximum of 3 tents, 2 vehicles, and 6 people are permitted per site.
It is prohibited to attach anything to trees, shrubs, or other plants. This includes clotheslines, hanging lanterns, or other items. Driving nails, axes or knifes into vegetation is prohibited.
Gathering of wood including dead wood on the ground and/or plant products is prohibited.
We recommend that you bring in store bought firewood. Please do not bring in non-store bought firewood because of the Emerald Ash borer threat.
Check Out time is 12 NOON.
Use provided grills for fires. Clear the area surrounding the grill of any debris and always completely extinguish fires before leaving.
The Campfire Circle in Loop B is for use by permit only issued by park management.
Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. No generators or loud noise during this time. Wheels of all vehicles must remain on the pavement. This includes motorcycles, tent trailers, and RV's.
Pets must be leashed at all times. Please clean up after your dog.
Campsites must be kept clean and neat. Please dispose of any trash in the dumpsters.
Please apply the Leave NO Trace principles to camping.
Camping is limited to 14 days per year.
Service sinks (utility) are located at each comfort station for dish washing. Do not use service sinks for bathing. Water spigots are provided throughout the campground. Bathing, washing or attaching hoses of any kind are not allowed at the spigots.
RV's may use the water at the dump station to fill self-contained tanks. Campers must provide container for any waste fluids. Waste fluids may be disposed at the dump station located in Loop C.
Digging and disturbing any natural or cultural feature is prohibited. This includes rocks, leaves, vegetation, wildflowers, animals etc.
Please help us maintain these valuable resources for generations to come.
Speed Limit is 15 MPH. Please observe all traffic regulations. Watch for children, bicyclists, pedestrians, and wildlife.
Bicycles are allowed on paved roads only. Bicycles are prohibited on the trails