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.
The Sweetgum Picnic Area has two sets of playground equipment which are available on a first-come first-serve basis.
Greenbelt Park has a Junior Ranger program. It consists of two sessions in the Summer. Each session is four days of environmental education and park programs during the Summer months. Contact the park for specific dates and signup packet.
Become a NPS WebRanger online at http://nps.gov/webrangers
Did You Know?
Harry Truman was President when land was transferred from the Public Housing Authority to create Greenbelt Park, Maryland in 1950.