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    Rock Creek

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  • Road Closure: Sherrill Dr from Beach Drive to 16th Street, NW

    Monday, Apr 14 (9:30 am) thru Wednesday, Apr 16 (7:00 pm). This total closure to all public traffic, including bicycles and pedestrians, is to allow for the repair of a water line break on the bridge on Sherrill Drive.

  • Temporary Ramp Closure: Rock Creek Parkway at P Street, NW

    Monday, April 14 (8:00 am) thru Friday, April 18 (2:45 pm) the ramp from P Street onto the northbound Rock Creek Parkway will be closed for repairs resulting from a storm sewer failure. For additional information, please contact DC Water at 202-787-2202

  • April 1 - 25, 2014: Beach Drive Closures for Pothole Repairs

    There will be intermittent closures on Beach Drive from the Maryland line to the intersection with the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway. Closures will be on weekdays, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

  • Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Spring 2014

    Construction work on Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway at Waterside Drive continues. There will be lane closures between rush hours to accommodate work on the roadway, multi-use trail and infrastructure. 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?

Gray Fox pups

Three kinds of wild canids (dogs) live in Rock Creek Park, the coyote, the red fox and secretive gray fox.