• Rock Creek

    Rock Creek

    Park District of Columbia

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  • 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 »

  • Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Summer 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 »

Plan Your Visit

Nature Center sign

Start your park experience at the Rock Creek Park Nature Center or at Peirce Mill.

Start your park experience with a visit to the Nature Center or Peirce Mill. Friendly staff are on hand to answer your questions and help you plan your visit.

Click on the link at left for a listing of things to do in Rock Creek Park.

Below is a short list of sites administered by Rock Creek Park.

Did You Know?

Coyote

Coyote sightings have been reported in Washington, DC since May 2004. DO NOT FEED or attempt to feed them. Once a wild animal gets accustomed to being fed by humans there is much more likelihood that an individual will get bitten by an animal looking for food. More...