Visitor Center partial closure
Prince William Forest Park Visitor Center will close three days a week begining December 17th, 2013. The closure will take place on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday each week between December 17th, 2013 to March 1st, 2014.
Oak Ridge Campground and Chopawamsic Backcountry Closure
Oak Ridge Campground and Chopawamsic Backcountry area will be closed December 1st, 2013 to February 28th, 2014.
Outside firewood is prohibited in Prince William Forest Park, unless it is certified USDA 'bug free' firewood. Dead and downed wood may be collected from designated areas for use while in the park. Help us protect the forest from invasive species!
Support Your Park
We can't do it without you!
National Parks belong to the American people of today... and tomorrow. Click on the links below to discover the many ways that you can help ensure the preservation of Prince William Forest Park and our other national parks!
national park service
A portion of all proceeds from the Eastern National park store go to support the interpretation and education programs at Prince William Forest Park. You can also visit our cooperating association's website.
friends of prince william forest park
The Friends of Prince William Forest Park
Whether you volunteer for 5 hours or 5 years, your volunteer contributions make a difference at Prince William Forest Park. Visit our volunteer page to learn more.
Can I donate to Prince William Forest Park?
Did You Know?
Prince William Forest Park was used by the Office of Strategic Services (forerunner to the CIA) as a training camp for spies during World War II. Today, you can rent a cabin where spies once learned their trade.