Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground closed until Further Notice
The Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground is Closed until further notice. The Greenbelt Park Headquarters will be open seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Visitors to the campground can stop by the Park Headquarters for assistance.
Metro subway information
The College Park-U of MD Metro station is about three miles from the park entrance.
It is located at the intersection of Paint Branch Parkway and River Road.
Driving directions from park
Remember to bring a flashlight to walk the trail back to the campground since sunset is occuring earlier each day. There are taxicabs waiting at the subway station as an alternative.
Parking is $4.25. There is not a parking fee charged on the weekends or holidays.
Here is a picture of the six story parking garage located next to the College Park, University of Maryland Metro subway station.
Walking directions from the College Park Metro to the Greenbelt Park campground
Did You Know?
Greenbelt Park campground (located in Maryland) was closed in 1978 so that Native Americans could camp while in Washington, D.C. as a part of the Longest Walk that started in Sacramento, California. The walk was a part of Native Americans protest of how the government was treating Native Americans.