Sweetgum Picnic Area Open All Year 8:00 a.m. to Dusk Phone 301-344-3944
Emergencies- 202-610-7500 Sweetgum Picnic Area is a first-come first serve picnic area. There are two sets of playground equipment, a baseball field with backstop, and a large field . There is a limit of 4 tables and 24 people per group so that everyone may enjoy this areaThere are picnic tables and a restroom in this area. If your group is larger than 25 people, you can reserve the reserved picnics areas (Holly and Laurel) available for large groups by Reserving a picnic area through recreation.gov Upon entering the park, proceed to the stop sign. Make a right hand turn and the Sweetgum Picnic Area is the first left.
Special Programs:Any SPECIAL programs should contact permits office for permit process and approval. No organized sports or groups are allowed to use the Sweetgum Area field.