Greenbelt Park has issued a tick alert warning. Ticks have been spotted on park staff and visitors. Please use precautions such as tick repellant while visiting the park. Click the following for more information on Ticks and tick prevention. More »
Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground closed until June 1
The Greenbelt Ranger Station near the campground is Closed until June 1 for repairs. 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.
Discover your Impact Day
The employees of the Discovery Channel of Silver Spring, Md decided to discover their impact of volunteerism on the Washington, D.C. area. One of their projects included Greenbelt Park.
Their project was to help clean Still Creek. Still Creek is a watershed for the Anacostia River, Potomac River and the Chesapeake Bay.
Thanks to the Discovery Channel for making their impact on Still Creek and Greenbelt Park!
Did You Know?
Harry Truman was President when land was transferred from the Public Housing Authority to create Greenbelt Park, Maryland in 1950.