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Rock Creek Park - Washington, DC
Directions:

Plane: The local airports are Reagan National, Dulles International, and Batimore and Washington International.

Car: From downtown DC, take the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway north to Beach Drive. Exit onto Beach Drive, north, and take it to Broad Branch Road, make a left and then a right onto Glover Road, follow the signs to the Nature Center. Note: The Parkway is oneway south on weekdays from 6:45 am to 9:45 am . During this time you can use 16th Street to Military Road west then turn left on Glover Rd., as an alternate. The Parkway is oneway north from 3:45 pm to 6:30 pm. You can take Glover Rd to Military Road east then south on 16th to downtown DC as an alternate.

Public Transportation: For public transportation to the Nature Center, take the red metroline to either the Friendship Heights or Fort Totten Metro stops. Transfer to the E2 bus line, which runs along Military/ Missouri/ Riggs Road) between the two stations. Get off at the intersection of Glover (also called Oregon) and Military Roads. Walk south on the trail up the hill to the Nature Center (approximately 100 yards).

Driving Map:

Address: Rock Creek Park
3545 Williamsburg Lane NW
Washington, DC 20008
E-mail: ROCR_superintendent@nps.gov
Visitor Phone: (202) 895-6070
Business Phone: (202) 895-6000
Website: http://www.nps.gov/rocr

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