• Great Falls of the Potomac in summer

    Great Falls

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  • Trash Free Park

    Great Falls Park is now a trash free park. Trash cans have been removed. Please come prepared to carry your trash out with you. More »

  • River Safety

    Learn more about how to stay safe around the Potomac. The Potomac has dangerous currents and going into the river is not permitted. Swimming and wading could cost you your life. Stay safe. Stay out of the river. More »

Photos & Multimedia

Great Falls in August 2003

Great Falls on a summer day

National Park Service

Great Falls Park is constantly changing throughout the year. Visit the Photo Gallery page to view photo albums that highlight the natural and historical scenery at the park.

You can also visit Great Falls Park's Facebook page for additional photos.


 

Did You Know?

Copperhead snake

Copperheads are the only type of venomous snake found in Great Falls Park. Never attempt to pick up or disturb a snake. More...