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    About Greenbelt Lake
    Located in Prince George's County, Maryland

    Greenbelt Lake is 23 acres located in Greenbelt, Maryland, and is only three miles from ULuminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center and the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport 20 miles away. Safeway is an excellent choice for ten miles away when grocery shopping. As a bonus, you are only 17 miles from D.C.

    Lake Days

    Greenbelt Lake offers endless things to do under the sun, and when it comes to fishing, you are sure to find including Largemouth bass, Bluegill, Black Crappie, and Rainbow trout. For water-based activities, you can swim, canoe, kayak. Finally, if you are more of a land person, you can have a lovely stroll around the lake's perimeter.

    Around the Town

    If you are hungry, these spots are a must: Mission BBQ, Balkonie Restaurant, Cedars of Lebanon, Three Brothers Italian Restaurant, and more. Once you have had your fill, you can see some sights the town offers; these include Greenbelt Museum, M-NCPPC Dinosaur Park, College Park Aviation Museum, Vanadu Art House, to name a few within 30 minutes from the lake.

    Visit Washington D.C.

    For an exciting daycation, Waldorf residents can take the 29-mile trip to the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C! The District of Columbia is home to numerous memorials and museums, highlighting the rich history of the United States, the natural sciences, and the world.

    Some examples include the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, which has free admission and is open 364 days a year. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum provides the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history. There are also countless presidential memorials scattered across the D.C. mall, such as the famous Washington, Lincoln, and Jefferson memorials.

    With prior planning, visitors can tour the Capitol building, the Supreme Court building, and even the White House, the home and workplace of the president of the United States.

    Washington D.C. also has a diverse culture and many different restaurants. Highly rated restaurants include Founding Farmers DC, Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar - Washington, D.C., and The Pig.

    Stay Awhile

    With so many things to do on and off Greenbelt Lake, it's no wonder why the lake wouldn't be your home away from home.