2016 Locations

A list of all 179 National Get Outdoors Day locations. Find one near you! Or check out the locations from 2015.


Munford Schools

Gloria Nielsen
Dsitrict Ranger
USDA Forest Service

Conecuh National Forest
Andalusia, Alabama

Talladega National Forest
Brent, Alabama

Bankhead National Forest
Double Springs, Alabama

Tuskegee National Forest
Tuskegee, Alabama


Chugach National Forest
Anchorage, Alaska

Tongass National Forest
Ketchikan, Alaska


Parker Canyon Lake

Rebecca Hodgeson
Fire Prevention Specialist
USDA Forest Service

Coconino National Forest
Flagstaff, Arizona

Mesa, Arizona


Tonto National Forest
Mesa, Arizona

Prescott National Forest
Prescott, Arizona

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
Springerville, Arizona

Coronado National Forest
Tucson, Arizona

Kaibab National Forest
Williams, Arizona


Ouachita National Forest
Hot Springs, Arkansas

Ozark-St. Francis National Forest
Russellville, Arkansas


Angeles National Forest
Arcadia, California

Inyo National Forest!
Bishop, California

Upper Kern Clean Up
Kernville, California

Debbie Campbell
Operations manager
Sequoia Recreation

Henry Coe State Park
Morgan Hill, California

Michael Hundt
PRA Outreach Coordinator
Pine Ridge Association

Pinecrest Fish Faire
Pinecrest, California

Jim Clapp
Park Ranger Interpretation
USFS Stanislaus N.F., Summit Ranger District

Eldorado National Forest
Placerville, California

Cleveland National Forest
San Diego County, California

Klamath National Forest
Yreka, California


Denver Sloan's Lake Park
Denver, Colorado

Vanessa Lacayo
Public Affairs Specialist
National Park Service - Intermountain Region

District of Columbia

GolfDC Golf Courses
Washington, District of Columbia

Kim Thomas Golf Course Speciailsts


PATH400, Mountain Way Common, and the Atlanta Beltline
Atlanta, Georgia

Kymberlee Franklin Estis
Director of Development
Livable Buckhead

Fort Mountain State Park
Chatsworth, Georgia
Georgia State Parks

Hard Labor Creek State Park
Rutledge, Georgia


Loop Lake Shelbyville Bike Ride

Sarah Randall
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Brookville Lake-U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Stephanie Ison
Natural Resources Specialist Ranger
Brookville Lake-U.S. Army Corps of Engnineers

Murray Forest Park
Bedford, Indiana

Teena Ligman
Public Affairs Specialist
Hoosier National Forest

Dunes Learning Center
Chesterton, Indiana
Dunes Learning Center

Benjamin Harrison YMCA
Indianapolis, Indiana

Megan Klomp
Member Inolvement Director
Benjamin Harrison YMCA


We Survive/Bloomfield, KY Connection
Bloomfield, Kentucky

Sharon Cecil
Executive Director
We Survive, Inc.


Bogue Chitto State Park
Franklinton, Louisiana

Denise McKinney
Interpretive Ranger
Bogue Chitto State Park

Audubon State Historic Site
St Francisville, Louisiana

Jessica Dixon
Parks Program Consultant
Louisiana Office of State Parks


Community Family Youth Park (

Linda Lange
GO Day Coordinator
Webber Township Parks & Recreation Committee

Keweenaw National Historical Park
Calumet Township, Michigan

Valerie Newman
Supervisory Interpretive Specialist
National Park Service

The Henry Ford Greenfield Village
Detroit, Michigan

Lisa Perez
Detroit Urban Connections Coordinator
USDA Forest Service

Max Brandon Park
Flint, Michigan

Adam Moore
City of Flint


Greenleaf State Recreation Area

Myre - Big Island State Park
Albert Lea, Minnesota

Whitewater State Park
Altura, Minnesota

Old Mill State Park
Argyle, Minnesota

Glendalough State Park
Battle Lake, Minnesota

Lake Bemidji State Park
Bemidji, Minnesota

Scenic State Park
Bigfork, Minnesota

Franz Jevne State Park
Birchdale, Minnesota

Richardson Nature Center-Three Rivers Park District
Bloomington, Minnesota

Heidi Matheson Wolter
Interpretive Naturalist
Three Rivers Park District

Crow Wing State Park
Brainerd, Minnesota

Beaver Creek Valley State Park
Caledonia, Minnesota

Hill Annex Mine State Park
Calumet, Minnesota

Lake Carlos State Park
Carlos, Minnesota

Jay Cooke State Park
Carlton, Minnesota

Wild River State Park
Center City, Minnesota

Lake Shetek State Park
Currie, Minnesota

Schoolcraft State Park
Deer River, Minnesota

Red River State Recreation Area
East Grand Forks, Minnesota

Bear Head Lake State Park
Ely, Minnesota

Fort Ridgely State Park
Fairfax, Minnesota

George H. Crosby Manitou State Park
Finland, Minnesota

Frontenac State Park
Frontenac, Minnesota

Iron Range Off-Highway Vehicle State Recreation Area
Gilbert, Minnesota

Buffalo River State Park
Glyndon, Minnesota

Judge C.R. Magney State Park
Grand Marais, Minnesota

Grand Portage State Park
Grand Portage, Minnesota

Upper Sioux Agency State Park
Granite Falls, Minnesota

Afton State Park
Hastings, Minnesota

St. Croix State Park
Hinckley, Minnesota

Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
Ironton, Minnesota

Father Hennepin State Park
Isle, Minnesota

Father Hennepin State Park
Isle, Minnesota

Split Rock Creek State Park
Jasper, Minnesota

Minnesota Valley State Recreation Area
Jordan, Minnesota

Lake Bronson State Park
Lake Bronson, Minnesota

Kilen Woods State Park
Lakefield, Minnesota

Lake Louise State Park
Le Roy, Minnesota

Charles A. Lindbergh State Park
Little Falls, Minnesota

Cascade River State Park
Lutsen, Minnesota

Blue Mounds State Park
Luverne, Minnesota

Camden State Park
Lynd, Minnesota

Minneopa State Park
Mankato, Minnesota

William O'Brien State Park
Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota

Savanna Portage State Park
McGregor, Minnesota

Powderhorn Park, Minneapolis MN
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Teri Heyer
Urban Connections program specialist
US Forest Service

John A. Latsch State Park
Minnesota City, Minnesota

Lake Maria State Park
Monticello, Minnesota

Moose Lake State Park
Moose Lake, Minnesota

Nerstrand Big Woods State Park
Nerstrand, Minnesota

Sibley State Park
New London, Minnesota

Flandrau State Park
New Ulm, Minnesota

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park
Onamia, Minnesota

Big Stone Lake State Park
Ortonville, Minnesota

Rice Lake State Park
Owatonna, Minnesota

Rice Lake State Park
Owatonna, Minnesota

Itasca State Park
Park Rapids, Minnesota

Maplewood State Park
Pelican Rapids, Minnesota

Carley State Park
Plainview, Minnesota

Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park
Preston, Minnesota

Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park
Preston, Minnesota

Hayes Lake State Park
Roseau, Minnesota

Banning State Park
Sandstone, Minnesota

McCarthy Beach State Park
Side Lake, Minnesota

Temperance River State Park
Silver Bay, Minnesota

Temperance River State Park
Silver Bay, Minnesota

Tettegouche State Park
Silver Bay, Minnesota

La Salle Lake State Recreation Area
Solway, Minnesota

Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park
Soudan, Minnesota

Fort Snelling State Park
St. Paul, Minnesota

Glacial Lakes State Park
Starbuck, Minnesota

Monson Lake State Park
Sunburg, Minnesota

Interstate State Park
Taylors Falls, Minnesota

Gooseberry Falls State Park
Two Harbors, Minnesota

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park
Two Harbors, Minnesota

Big Bog State Recreation Area
Waskish, Minnesota

Sakatah Lake State Park
Waterville, Minnesota

Lac qui Parle State Park
Watson, Minnesota

Garden Island State Recreation Area
Williams, Minnesota

Zippel Bay State Park
Williams, Minnesota

Great River Bluffs State Park
Winona, Minnesota


Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Days at the Capitol
Jefferson City, Missouri


Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway
Mt Charleston, Nevada

Leonie Mowat
Operations Director
GO Mt Charleston (Southern Nevada Conservancy)

New Mexico

Albuquerque Public Art
New Mexico

Rachel Harris-Huffman
Education & Outreach Coordinator
City of Albuquerque Public Art Program

North Carolina

Chimney Rock State Park
Chimney Rock, North Carolina

Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
Kure Beach, North Carolina

Falls Lake State Recreation Area
Wake Forest, North Carolina


Lamping Homestead Recreation Area

Dawn McCarthy
Recreation Team Leader
Wayne National Forest

Leith Run Recreation Area

Dawn McCarthy
Recreation Team Leader
Wayne National Forest



Ryan Brown
Recreation and Engagement Program Manager
OSU Research Forests


Get Outdoors Family Fishing Picnic
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania

Judi Sittler
Community Outreach & Youth Ed. chair
Spring Creek Chapter of Trout Unlimited

Step Outdoors Lehigh Valley
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Catherine Reuscher
Mid-Atlantic Policy Associate, AMC

Blue Marsh Lake
Leesport, Pennsylvania

Hallie Groff
Park Ranger
Blue Marsh Lake

Beaver Meadows Recreation Area
Marienville, Pennsylvania

Robert Fish
Office Automation Assistant
US Forest Service

South Carolina

6HYPJ Get Outdoors Day 2016: How SWEET IT IS! Geocaching Event
South Carolina

Larry Easler Upstate South Carolina Geocachers Association


Floating Mill

Alejandra Cisneros-Conohan
Beachbody Coach
Independent Beachbody Coach & Center Hill Lake

Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Will Sunderland
Park Ranger
National Park Service


Buffalo Gap Historic Village
Buffalo Gap, Texas

Heather Reed
Site Manager
Buffalo Gap Historic Village


Breaks Interstate Park

MWR Community Recreation

Monica Gonzalez
Community Recreation Programmer

Holliday Lake State Park
Appomattox, Virginia
VA State Parks

Shenandoah River State Park
Bentonville, Virginia
VA State Parks

Southwest Virginia Museum State Park
Big Stone Gap, Virginia
VA State Parks

Kiptopeke State Park
Cape Charles, Virginia
VA State Parks

Pocahontas State Park
Chesterfield, Virginia
VA State Parks

Occoneechee State Park
Clarksville, Virginia
VA State Parks

Bear Creek Lake State Park
Cumberland, Virginia

Sky Meadows State Park
Delaplane, Virginia
VA State Parks

Claytor Lake State Park
Dublin, Virginia
VA State Parks

Natural Tunnel State Park
Duffield, Virginia
VA State Parks

Wilderness Road State Park
Ewing, Virginia
VA State Parks

James River State Park
Gladstone, Virginia
VA State Parks

James River State Park
Gladstone, Virginia
VA State Parks

High Bridge Trail State Park
Green Bay, Virginia
VA State Parks

Twin Lakes State Park
Green Bay, Virginia
VA State Parks

Sandy Bottom Nature Park
Hampton, Virginia

Smith Mountain Lake State Park
Huddleston, Virginia
VA State Parks

Caledon State Park
King George, Virginia
VA State Parks

Belle Isle State Park
Lancaster, Virginia
VA State Parks

Mason Neck State Park
Lorton, Virginia
VA State Parks

Hungry Mother State Park
Marion, Virginia
VA State Parks

New River Trail State Park
Max Meadows, Virginia
VA State Parks

Douthat State Park
Millboro, Virginia
VA State Parks

Grayson Highlands State Park
Mouth Of Wilson, Virginia
VA State Parks

Powhatan State Park
Powhatan, Virginia
VA State Parks

Staunton River Battlefield State Park
Randolph, Virginia
VA State Parks

Sailors Creek Battlefield State Park
Rice, Virginia
VA State Parks

Richmond, Virginia

Carla Murray
Assistant Director of Marketing & PR
Maymont Foundation

Staunton River State Park
Scottsburg, Virginia
VA State Parks

Lake Anna State Park
Spotsylvania, Virginia
VA State Parks

Fairy Stone State Park
Stuart, Virginia
VA State Parks

Chippokes Plantation State Park
Surry, Virginia
VA State Parks

False Cape State Park
Virginia Beach, Virginia
VA State Parks

First Landing State Park
Virginia Beach, Virginia
VA State Parks

York River State Park
Williamsburg, Virginia
VA State Parks

Leesylvania State Park
Woodbridge, Virginia
VA State Parks


Get Outdoors Adventure Awaits Expo at Millersylvania State Park
Olympia, Washington

John Floberg
Executive Director
Washington State Parks Foundation

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site
Vancouver, Washington

gala Miller
Community Engagement Specialist