• Campers relaxing at their site

    Greenbelt

    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 »

  • Red Flag Warning

    The park is under a Red Flag warning. There are very dry and humid 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.

First Baptist Church North Brentwood Md Volunteer Event

Twenty six people from the First Baptist Church of North Brentwood, Maryland made a difference at Greenbelt Park, Maryland on Sunday September 22, 2013.
One set of volunteers helped spread dirt along the twenty stations of the Exercise Trail.
The second set of volunteers helped with trail maintenance on the Dogwood Trail.
The third set helped with splitting of downed trees into firewood and placing it in the woodbins located throughout the campground.
Thank you First Baptist for your spirit of volunteerism.
If your group would like to help the park, please call Ranger Martin at 301-344-3948

 
Volunteers working on the exercise trail on Sunday September 22
Volunteers helping with the Exercise equipment on Sunday Septemeber 22.
 
Volunteers helping the park on the Exercise trail
Volunteers working on the Exercise trail on Sunday September 22, 2013.
 
Volunteers log splitting in the Greenbelt Md campground on September 22
Volunteers log splitting in the Greenbelt Md campground on September 22
 
VIP Sept 22 Log splitting
Volunteers working on log splitting trees into firewood for the campground on Sunday September 22, 2013.
 
a picture of volunteers working on trail maintenance on the Dogwood trail
Volunteers working on the Dogwood Trail on Septemeber 22, 2013.

Did You Know?

a picture of a Native American tent in the Greenbelt Park campground

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.