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Greenbelt Campground

8 Reviews

About This Campground

National Park Service

Overview

The campground opening day has been delayed. We have suspended reservations and will resume when we know our opening date.
Thank you for your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience.

**The site numbers have changed in B, C, and D Loops. There is a RV limit of 32 feet…

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Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Available
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Tent Cabin

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Water Hookups
  • Max Length: 35 ft.

Reviews

8 Reviews of Greenbelt Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Reviewed Oct. 11, 2020

5-star campground/trails, serious bug infestation

My family lives near Greenbelt National Park and we have hiked the five-mile perimeter trail dozens of times with our dogs. However, this park has a serious bug problem. Most  of the time, we return home from our hikes only to find ticks on at least one of us! 

We were excited to finally tent…

Crystal C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 12, 2018

Little Piece Of The Outdoors In the Middle Of City

When I was checking out this site I wasn't sure how it would work out exactly. It seemed close to the METRO, which made for a great option when exploring the DC area and had been raved bout as a great escape for those with larger rigs, but how would that translate for me as a tent camper?

I went…

  • Bath house, there are two of these per camping loop centrally located for each side of the loop
  • Deer grazed each evening and morning just across from the campsite
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SiteB39
Month of VisitSeptember
Sarah H.
Reviewed Sep. 7, 2018

This campgrou d is everythibg you need for rustic camping. There is way

This is a fantastic campground for the price!!! First of all,the rangers at the check-in are very friendly and kowledgable about the area. Anythibg you want to know about visiting DC, they are prepared with maps and suggestions om where to go and when everything closes, etc. There is a water pump…

  • Some friends came to help me break down my tent!
SiteB47, waterand restrooms are closest to this site
Month of VisitOctober

Location

Greenbelt Campground is located in Maryland

Directions

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.

Address

6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770

Coordinates

38.98388827 N
76.89333367 W

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About This Campground

Overview

The campground opening day has been delayed. We have suspended reservations and will resume when we know our opening date.
Thank you for your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The site numbers have changed in B, C, and D Loops. There is a RV limit of 32 feet (including tow vehicle) in B Loop and limited availabilty for larger vehicles (40 feet including tow vehicle) in D loop.

Greenbelt Campground is an urban oasis just 10 miles from Washington, D.C. This beautiful, wooded park is known for its safety, affordability, peaceful surroundings and National Park Service hospitality. Each campsite includes a picnic table and combination grill/campfire ring. Campsites have been improved using your camping fees to include new picnic tables and grills.
The campground does not have water or electric hookups (primitive campground).

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 a NEW fire ring.
For scout groups, please reserve the "Youth/Scout/Organized Groups Only", which is open year-round.

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.

Nearby Attractions

Greenbelt Campground is surrounded by a myriad of fun and interesting attractions. Washington, D.C. and its famed historic sites are just 10 miles from Greenbelt. 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 from the park entrance.

Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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