Welcome to the Urban Oasis, Greenbelt Park, Maryland

*Greenbelt Park's campground is closed until late spring 2019*

Greenbelt Park is located in suburban Greenbelt, Maryland.
Visit to enjoy affordable camping, peaceful surroundings and National Park Service hospitality.
Greenbelt Park has a 174 site campground, nine miles of trails and three picnic areas.
The park campground requires reservations year-round.

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Greenbelt Park is a hidden jewel located just outside of Washington, DC. It provides a sylvan escape from the busy city life where you can camp, hike, and enjoy time with friends and family.

a picture of a tent in the Greenbelt Park campground

Campground is closed until Spring 2020

Greenbelt Park offers 174 campground sites with hot showers and bathroom facilities. We require reservations year round.

A map of the park road closures

Park Central Road Closures

Park Central Road is closing on Sept 23 from the Sweetgum Area to the campground. The Sweetgum and Holly Picnic areas close on October 1.

volunteers repairing a bridge in Greenbelt Park, Maryland

National Public Lands Day- Sat Sept 28

Join us on National Public Lands Day with the National Park Conservation Association on park improvement projects. Signup on Event Brite

Hikers walking across a bridge on the Perimeter Trail

4 Different trails to enjoy the outdoors

Discover four different trails ranging from 1 mile to 5.3 miles. Azalea 1.2, Dogwood 1.8, Blueberry 1.0 and the Perimeter 5.3 miles

University of Maryland cadets

Ranger Demo: Md Cadets Sept 21 11:00 a.m

Come enjoy a Ranger demonstration of the common rifle of military cadets. Meet at the Sweetgum Picnic Area at 11:00

people walking in the park

Join us for a 1.4 mile group walk

Join us walking or running on Sept 29 at 2:00 p.m..Beginners welcome as we walk the 1.4 mile Park loop road.


4TH Grade Free Pass- Every Kid Outdoors

The 2019-20 Every Kid Outdoors Pass is now available at Greenbelt Park. A Park ranger is also visiting 4th grades during the Fall.

a picture of the Military Pass

Free Pass for Active Military

Free Federal Lands Pass to all Active Military. The Military Pass is available at Park Headquarters. We are also visiting local bases.

Greenbelt Park Junior Ranger booklet

Greenbelt Park Junior Ranger booklet

The Free Greenbelt Park Junior ranger booklets are available at the Ranger station near the campground. Earn a badge or patch and have fun.

Last updated: September 17, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770


(301) 344-3948

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