No Water in Visitor Center Courtyard
Portable toilets are available next to the visitor center on the side nearest the river. Restrooms with running water are available near the lower parking lot. More »
Great Falls Park Difficult Run Trail Closure for Repair Work
Starting October 27, 2014 a portion of the Difficult Run Trail within Great Falls Park will be closed for repairs for approximately one month. The trail will reopen as soon as the repairs are complete, which is expected mid December, 2014.
Be A Junior Ranger
Junior Ranger Program
Children 5 and up are invited to participate in the Junior Ranger Program. The program is an exciting experience for those wishing to explore the park.
The Junior Ranger booklets are available to download here.
Want to explore more of your National Parks? Many National Parks offer Junior Ranger programs both in the park and on the Internet. Visit WebRangers for more information on web-based programs. For a complete listing of all National Parks offering Junior Ranger programs in the park itself, visit the Ranger Zone
Did You Know?
People used to ride a trolley to visit Great Falls Park. Dancing, a dinner at the inn, a walk down a lover's lane, and viewing the falls at night were all favorite activities.