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    Rock Creek

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  • Road Closure: Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway

    On October 26 from 6:00 am to 11:30 am, the entire length of Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway will be closed for the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon.

  • Lane Closure: Rock Creek & Potomac Parkway Southbound in the area of the K Street ramps

    Sept 29 - Nov 30, weekdays, 9:45am - 2:45pm and 9pm - 5am, right southbound (curb) lane closure in the area of the K Street exit ramp to accommdate work on the Whitehurst Freeway bridge over the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway. More »

  • Evening Lane and Road Closures, Beach Drive

    DC Water crews will be performing sewer inspections on Beach Drive NW from 9:00 pm to 5:30 am through November 28, 2014. This work will require lane and road closures. More »

Park Newspaper

cover Rock Creek Park Summer 2013 Newsletter

Cover Summer 2013 Rock Creek Park Newsletter
Ranger with Brownie Girl Scouts outside Old Stone House.

NPS photo.

Rock Creek Park Newsletter

The latest edition:

Summer 2013

 
If you would like to receive the Rock Creek Park quarterly newsletter, please call 202- 895-6070 or click below to
 

Past Issues of the Rock Creek Park Newsletter:

Spring 2013
Winter 2012/2013
Fall 2012

 

Past Issues of The Respite:

Winter 2007 (pdf)
Summer 2007 (pdf)
Winter 2008 (pdf)
Summer 2008 (pdf)
Winter 2009 (pdf)
Summer 2009 (pdf)

Did You Know?

The Sun

It takes light 8 minutes and 18 seconds, traveling at 186,000 miles per second to cover the 93 million miles from the sun to the earth. You can learn more amazing astronomy facts at the only planetarium in the NPS in Rock Creek Park. More...