• Rock Creek

    Rock Creek

    Park District of Columbia

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  • 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 »

Support Your Park

Looking for ways to support your park? There are numerous ways in which can.

Visit one of our bookstores, we have three. They are located at the Nature Center, Peirce Barn and at the Old Stone House. These bookstore are managed by the nonprofit organization, Eastern National. Part of the proceeds from sales from these bookstore go to help support educational and interpretive programs in Rock Creek Park.

You can volunteer your time and help Rock Creek Park in numerous ways. To see what volunteer positions we are currently looking for go to our volunteer page.

You help Rock Park by supporting one of our friends groups. For a list click here.

Or you can help by simply leaving no trace in Rock Creek Park. To find how you can help us go to our LNT page.

Did You Know?

Presdent Lincoln

President Lincoln came under enemy fire on July 12, 1864 at the Battle of Fort Stevens in northern Washington, DC.