• Great Falls of the Potomac in summer

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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 »

Photo Gallery

The falls during the winter of 2009

The Falls during the winter of 2009.

National Park Service

Come enjoy the natural scenery and history of Great Falls Park on the web. The photos on these pages will take you around the park's 800 acres.

The Falls are one of the most recognizable features of the park. Visit that gallery to see pictures of the Falls throughout the year.

Unless otherwise noted in the caption below the photograph, all photos belong to the National Park Service and are available for public use.

 

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...