A dirt trail winds through green woods.
Dogwood Trail (2023)

NPS / Kelsey Graczyk


Have accessibility concerns? See our accessibility page for detailed information to prepare for your park experience!

Perimeter Trail- 5.3 miles

The trail begins at the entrance of the park. There are different access points throughout the park. Parking available at the Sweetgum Picnic Area.

There are two detours on the Perimeter Trail due to washout on Still Creek and erosion near the beginning of the Perimeter trail- Please follow signs.

Azalea Trail- 1.2 miles

Park in the Sweetgum Picnic Area. The Azalea Trail begins and ends in the Sweetgum Picnic Area.

Dogwood Trail- 1.5 miles

Parking lot available along Park Central Road.

Blueberry Trail- 0.8 miles

Campground users can enjoy a walk through the forest. Blueberry trailhead is along the road in the campground.

A bench alongside a trail opposite a toppled over tree exposing its root system..
Blueberry Nature Trail

NPS / Kelsey Graczyk

Hiking regulations

  • Pets must be leashed. Owners must collect and dispose of pet waste in a receptacle
  • Bikes prohibited
  • Horses prohibited
  • Park closes at dusk


  • Brochures with trail maps are available in the park at the trailhead and the Park Ranger Station.
  • Prepare for your hike. Bring water, cell phone, and a trail map. Use tick and insect repellent.
  • Be alert to changing climate conditions. Check the weather before hiking or walking on the trails. Do not hike under severe weather conditions such as thunderstorms, blizzards, or expected high wind conditions.
  • Call U.S. Park Police at 202-610-7500 for any emergency, need of ambulance or criminal activity.
  • To report maintenance issues, call our park headquarters at 301-344-3948.

Last updated: April 2, 2024

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Mailing Address:

6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770


Calls are directed to the ranger station at the campground, open 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. daily.

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