GREENBELT CAMPGROUND, MD

Greenbelt Campground is an urban oasis just 12 miles from Washington, D.C. This beautiful, wooded park is known for its safety, affordability, peaceful surroundings and National Park Service hospitality.Situated in suburban Maryland, Greenbelt Campground is forested with a pleasant...
Status: Open through Thu May 21 2015   Season Dates

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Know Before You Go
  • There are no water or electrical hookups at this facility
  • Two vehicles and three tents are allowed per site
  • Caution: There is a serious tick issue in the park so please take precautions and use tick repellant
  • Rangers and/or campground hosts are available for assistance
  • Ranger Station hours are 8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.; If you arrive after 4:00pm, please self-register
  • Credit cards are not accepted on-site; Cash or check only
  • For more information, call 301-344-3944 or click here to visit the official park website
  • The campground is open year round with reservations available during the summer season.
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Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
+When you reserve one of these sites, it will not be a site specific reservation. You will be assigned a site when you arrive at the campground.
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Greenbelt Campground is an urban oasis just 12 miles from Washington, D.C. This beautiful, wooded park is known for its safety, affordability, peaceful surroundings and National Park Service hospitality.

Natural Features:

Situated in suburban Maryland, Greenbelt Campground is forested with a pleasant mix of pine, oak and maple trees, which give way to a colorful autumn season. Mountain Laurel blooms throughout the park in May.

Still Creek flows through the site, where deer and chipmunks are commonly seen.

Recreation:

Ten miles of hiking trails meander through Greenbelt Park, including Perimeter, Azalea, Dogwood and Blueberry Trails.

Sweetgum Picnic Area is located 1.5 miles from the campground, with playground equipment and public picnic tables.

Facilities:

This quiet campground has paved roads and parking spurs, which provide good access for cars and RVs alike.

The site contains flush toilets, drinking water, showers and a dump station. Each campsite has a picnic table and fire ring.

Nearby Attractions:

Greenbelt Campground is surrounded by a myriad of fun and interesting attractions. Washington, D.C. and its famed historic sites are just 12 miles from Greenbelt. Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens are 8 miles away. Goddard Space Flight Center is 3 miles from the park and the City of Greenbelt is 1 mile away.

The Washington, D.C. Metro Transit System can be accessed 1.5 miles from the park, and major shopping centers are located within 1/2 mile away. Click here for a complete listing of attractions.

Booking Window
Sat Sep 20 2014 - Thu Mar 19 2015

Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Walk In Wed Sep 10 2014 Thu May 21 2015
Peak Sun May 24 2015 Tue Sep 08 2015
Walk In Wed Sep 09 2015 Wed May 18 2016
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Toilets
  • Hiking
  • Picnic Area
  • Showers
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Walk In Season
Sep 10 2014 -
May 21 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $16.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $16.00
Peak Season
May 24 2015 -
Sep 08 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $16.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $16.00
Walk In Season
Sep 09 2015 -
May 18 2016
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $16.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $16.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.98389, -76.89333
38°59'2"N, 76°53'36"W

From I-95/495 (Capital Beltway), take Exit 23 Kenilworth Avenue south (Route 201) to Greenbelt Road East (Route 193). The park entrance is a quarter mile down Greenbelt Road on the right. The park address is 6565 Greenbelt Road.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

GREENBELT CAMPGROUND
6565 GREENBELT ROAD
GREENBELT  MD  20770

Phone Number:

Information:  (301)344-3948
Park Headquarters open Monday through Friday 301-344-3948

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