Below you will find a list of centers, activites, and services that are provided within the park through us or our partners. The services and activities listed below have fees associated with them that allow them to fund continued operation and maintenance of their facilities.
Goods and Services
The Rock Creek Park Horse Center is located next to the Nature Center. There is plenty of parking, They offer riding lessons, trail rides, pony rides, summer camps, therapeutic riding, and horse boarding. For more information about fees, events, and other services visit their website.
Extreme hills and narrow fairways define this course. At the Rock Creek Golf Course you will find an 18 hole course, putting greens, snacks and beverages, and a Pro Shop. They also offer the opportunity to plan golf events and outings and take lessons. Visit their website for more detailed information.
Address and Contact Information
6100 15th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20011
Rock Creek Park has two boating centers. Both offer boat rentals, private boat storage, and boating instruction. Thompson Boat Center has rental equipment for rowing and holds regattas, while the Key Bridge Boathouse offers stand up paddle boarding, fitness classes, and twilight tours.
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The Rock Creek Park Tennis Center surrounds William H.G. Fitzgerald Tennis Stadium, home of Citi Open. The facility has 15 hard courts and 10 clay courts. They also offer a variety of services including lessons, court reservations, tournaments, tennis pros, professional racquet stringing, a pro shop, and a snack bar! More information can be found at their website.
Looking for more tennis courts? There are two "Free Play" tennis courts in Rock Creek aside from the courts at the Tennis Center. There are 4 at Montrose Park and 3 on Park Road, near Peirce Mill. You can find other D.C. courts, and how to reserve them on this list.
Looking for a memento to commemorate your visit? How about an in-depth map to take on your hiking adventures? Maybe you want a book about the birds you can see while biking through the park? All of this and more can be found at our two bookstores in the Nature Center and at Old Stone House.
You can also access our online bookstore, so you can be prepared even before you go out in the park.
Last updated: January 18, 2017