Rock Creek Horse Center
Nature Center & Planetarium
The Nature Center & Planetarium is the main visitor center for Rock Creek Park. Besides exhibits on park flora, fauna and history,...
Rock Creek Park
At 1700 acres, Rock Creek is twice the size of New York’s Central Park and feels much more wild. Even coyotes have settled into the...
Rock Creek Park Golf Course
The hilly and narrow fairways have large elevation changes. Dense woods on either side replace water hazards.
Carter Barron Amphitheater
In a lovely wooded setting inside Rock Creek Park, the 4000-seat outdoor amphitheater stages a mix of theater, dance and music (jazz,...
Buck’s Fishing & Camping
We love Buck’s for its vibe: haute lakeside fishing camp, complete with modern banquettes, red-and-white checked tableloths and canoes...
5100 Glover Rd NW · interesting places nearby
Rock Creek Horse Center information
Thirteen miles of wide dirt trails crisscross the northern part of Rock Creek Park, with an Equitation Field nearby. The Rock Creek Horse Center offers guided trail rides, lessons and pony rides. Reservations required. Weekday rides are only available during summer; weekend rides run from April to October. There are one to three rides per day; check the website for times.