With a much-appreciated drop in temperatures, September 22 ushered in the first official day of to fall. People look forward to cooler temperatures and the leaves changing color and crunching under our feet. Autumn is the perfect time of year to warm up with loved ones and enjoy what theRead More →

The River Parks Authority announced Monday evening that Sand Springs Director of Parks and Recreation, Jeff Edwards, will be its new executive director and CEO. The announcement follows the imminent retirement of long-serving River Parks Authority executive director Matt Meyer. “After conducting a national search, the search committee has reachedRead More →

This is an exhibit called “A Century of Wonder: 100 Years of Oregon State Parks”. The jaw-dropping collection of 30 photos captures the soul of the entire state. PORTLAND, Oregon – A big birthday party is underway and anyone who enjoys camping or playing in an Oregon state park isRead More →

Enterprise Outdoor Games welcomed 90 people with special needs and their families, Enterprise, Utah, September 10, 2022 | Photo by Christina Gardner Photography, St. George News ST. GEORGE- Last Saturday at Enterprise, 50 volunteers from the community, faith groups and local businesses helped organize the Enterprise Outdoor Games, an annualRead More →

People Power and New York Parks Last summer, my colleague from Columbia, Louise Rosen, and I took a trip to Brooklyn Marine Park. Marine Park was the closest neighborhood park to my childhood home in Brooklyn. Maria Carro-D’Alessandro, President of the Marine Park Alliance, and Margot Perron, Park Manager, gaveRead More →

By Holly McGuinness Parks Victoria-run campsites across the state are set to be upgraded with a recently announced funding injection. Victoria’s Great Outdoors initiative will see an investment of $106.6 million to improve the state’s parks, campgrounds, trails, trails and outdoor facilities. Parks Victoria’s Executive Director of Operations, Kylie Trott,Read More →

AUGUSTA — The Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s Bureau of Parks and Lands recently released a Land and Water Conservation Fund Outdoor Recreation Investment Map for Maine. The map was developed in collaboration with the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund, Maine Office of Outdoor Recreation, Maine Recreation and Park Association,Read More →