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    Park Maryland

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 »

  • Fire Danger High Warning

    The park is under a fire danger high warning. There are very dry conditions. Please be aware of any wind conditions that could carry ashes from your contained fire in the grill. As always, please make sure your campfire is completely put out!

  • 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.

Greater Washington National Parks

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a picture of a map showing the entire Washington D.C. regional area highlighting National Parks

For those of us who live and work in the Greater Washington region, National Park experiences are part of our daily lives.

Commutes along the scenic George Washington Memorial and Baltimore-Washington Parkways;
bike rides and walks along the C&O Canal and Rock Creek Park; golfing and picnics at Haines Point;
family camping adventures in Greenbelt, Catoctin and Prince William Forest Parks;
school outings and out-of-town-guest expeditions to The White House, Harpers Ferry, Frederick Douglass House, and Antietam and Manassas National Battlefields.

All of these rich experiences contribute to what makes living in the Greater Washington region so special.

Click here for the Greater Washington National Parks website

Did You Know?

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Greenbelt Park campground is the closest campground to the Nation's Capitol, only 13 miles from the White House.