Rock Creek Park

  • road stretches into forest full of fall foliage in Rock Creek Park



Rock Creek Park Information

Washington, D.C.'s Rock Creek Park offers outdoor activities like hiking, bicycling, horse trails, golf, and educational programs and tours.

Rock Creek Park is one of our country's premier urban national parks offering a variety of outdoor activities, as well as educational and cultural resources for all ages. Visitors can walk in the footsteps of Piscataway Indians, tour some of the oldest structures and best landscape architecture in Washington D.C., and discover remnants from the Civil War.

Rock Creek Park also offers a bounty of options for outdoor enthusiasts including hiking, biking, tennis, golf, exercise trails, horseback riding and a boat center. And during the summer months, visitors can attend music, dance and theater performances at the park's Carter Barron Amphitheatre.

Making an Impact

Visiting Rock Creek Park

stream rushes under stone bridge covered in moss
colorful fall foliage in Rock Creek Park

Map of the Park

3545 Williamsburg Lane, NW
washington , DC

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