Natural Features & Ecosystems
Wolf Trap consists of rolling hills and gently sloping areas that lead to level flood plains and stream valley. Outside the developed areas and the meadow, the park is predominantly wooded. The park also encompasses a pond, parts of two streams, floodplains, meadowland, upland hardwood forest, landscaped cultural areas and impervious paved surfaces.
Did You Know?
Wolf Trap is part of the National Park Service's "Climate Friendly Parks" program. In doing so, Wolf Trap belongs to a network of national parks that are putting climate friendly behaviors at the forefront of park planning and operations. More...