Plan Your Visit

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Basic Information

Find practical information you need for your trip to Rock Creek Park.

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Places to Go

Rock Creek Park has over 99 sites within D.C. including Fort DeRussy, Meridian Hill Park, and Dumbarton Oaks Park.

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Things to Do Outside!

You can't have too much of a good thing! There's always something to do in Rock Creek Park. Hiking, golfing, picnicking, and more!

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Now that you know the basics, learn how to get to where you want to go!

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Learn about wheelchair accessibility, sign language interpretation, and service dogs here.

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Staying Safe in Rock Creek Park

Your safety depends on your own good judgment, adequate preparation, and constant attention. Please review the following safety tips!


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Last updated: May 1, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

5200 Glover Rd, NW
Washington, DC 20015


202 895-6000
Rock Creek Park's main phone line.

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