Permits & Reservations

Campground Reservations are available year round at Recreation.gov

Site Specific Reservations are taken year round.

 
a picture of the Greenbelt campground bulletin board
 

When you arrive at the campground
With site specific reservations, please go directly to your site. Your name and dates should be posted on the site. Reservations are highly recommended.

If you do not have a reservation, please use the self-registration brown fee envelope.
Please select a WALK IN site. Walk in sites are available on a limited basis and are first come first serve.
If you register for a walk in site,
1-Write down your name, site number, and reservation number on the brown envelope.
2- Tear off the perforated end and post it on your site.
3- Deposit the money or check in the fee envelope and put the fee envelope in the silver overnight deposit box.

A sheet of the campground rules and regulations, park brochures, self-registration envelopes and self register instructions are located at the bulletin board.
The campground fee is $16. The campground fee will increase to $20 on January 1, 2017.

Park Rangers and/or Campground Hosts are available for your assistance.

 

Reserve the Holly or Laurel Picnic Area in Greenbelt Park through Recreation.gov

More information on the Holly or Laurel Picnic Area


Holly Picnic Area

Phone 301-344-3948 for more information

Location: The Holly Picnic Area is located near the entrance of the park. When entering the park, proceed to the stop sign. Make a left turn and the Holly picnic area is on your right hand side.

The Holly picnic area can accomodate up to 200 people. There are 99 parking spaces. There are picnic tables and restrooms. A Recreation Fee is charged according to the number of particpants:

99 or less -$100.00 ($55.00 in 2016)

100-149 $155.00. ($105.00 in 2016)

150-200 $225.00. ($150 in 2016)

The area is available from April 1 through September 30..

Alcoholic beverages are prohibited in the park. Amplified music and loud use on any audio device is not permitted.

The park does not provide electric power and portable generators are prohibited.

There are no covered pavillions in the picnic area.

If you plan any special activites that require equipment, please discuss it when reserving the area and have the activity written on the permit. Refunds will only be allowed if the permitee notifies the park in writing atleast fourteen days prior to the reserved date.

Amusements such as pony rides, any type of balloons, and moon bounces may not be used in the park.


The park encourages everyone to come see the area in person before reserving it.


April 1 - September 30 8:00 a.m. to dusk

Laurel Picnic Area


Reserve the Laurel Picnic Area through Recreation.gov online

April 1 through September 30 8:00 a.m. to dusk
For information on the picnic areas, call the park at 301-344-3948.
Location: When entering the park, proceed to the stop sign. Make a left turn and pass the Holly picnic area on your right hand side.
The Laurel picnic area is the next picnic area on the right hand side.
The Laurel picnic area can accomodate up to 200 people. There are 99 parking spaces. There are picnic tables and restrooms.
A Recreation Fee is charged according to the number of particpants:
99 or less -$100.00. ($55.00 in 2016)
100-149 $150 ($105.00 in 2016)
150-200 $225.00 (155.00 in 2016)

The area is available from April 1 through September 30.

Alcoholic beverages are prohibited in the park. Amplified music and loud use on any audio device is not permitted. The park does not provide electric power and portable generators are prohibited.
There are no covered pavillions in the picnic area.
If you plan any special activites that require equipment, please discuss it when reserving the area and have the activity written on the permit.
Refunds will only be allowed if the permitee notifies the park in writing atleast fourteen days prior to the reserved date.
Amusements such as pony rides, any type of balloons, and moon bounces may not be used in the park.
There will be a $25.00 administrative fee charged for each cancelled reservation.

Refunds will not be made for rain or inclement weather.
The park encourages everyone to come see the area in person before reserving it.

 

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770

Phone:

(301) 344-3944

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