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    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 »

  • 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.

National Trails Day

NATIONAL TRAILS DAY® SATURDAY JUNE 1, 2013
Schedule of activities.

All participants should pre-register by calling Greenbelt Park at 301-344-3948.

8:30 Check in and signup registration

8:45 Welcome and Introduction

9:00 Trail work

11:00 Invasive Plant Removal

For more information, please call Park Ranger Martin at 301-344-3948 or email Ranger Martin

"EXPERIENCE YOUR OUTDOORS "

American Hiking Society's signature trail awareness program, National Trails Day® (NTD), inspires nearly a million trail enthusiasts at thousands of events nationwide to flock to their favorite trails to discover, learn about and celebrate trails while participating in educational exhibits, trail dedications, gear demonstrations, instructional workshops and trail work projects. It also provides an opportunity to thank the volunteers, land managing agencies, and outdoor minded businesses for their support in developing and maintaining trails. Trail clubs, outdoor retailers, federal agencies, municipal parks, and land trusts come together the first Saturday of each June to celebrate trails, recognize volunteers, and maintain local trails.

 
 
Volunteers helping repair a boardwalk on the Perimeter trail in Greenbelt Park.
Volunteers helping repair a boardwalk on the Perimeter trail in Greenbelt Park.  Join us on National Trails Day in June or National Public Lands Day for a volunteer event to improve the park.
 

Did You Know?

a picture of a tent in the Greenbelt Park campground

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