• Rock Creek

    Rock Creek

    Park District of Columbia

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

    Monday, April 14 (8:00 am) thru Saturday, April 19 (5 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 »

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?

The Old Stone House

The Old Stone House in Georgetown is one of the oldest homes in Washington, DC. It was built in 1765.