2009 Locations

A list of all 63 National Get Outdoors Day locations. Find one near you!
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Alabama

Munford Elementary School Campus
Munford, Alabama

Lesley Hodge
Recreation Specialist
U.S. Forest Service/Munford Elementary School


Coleman Lake Recreation Area
Talladega National Forest, Alabama

Jeff Gardner
Biologist
USDA Forest Service, (Shoal Creek Ranger District)


Arizona

Salt River Tubing
Mesa, Arizona

Lynda Breault
Vice President
Arizona’s Salt River Tubing


California

Castaic Lake Recreation Area
California

Lori Bennett
lbennett@parks.lacounty.gov
Los Angeles County Parks & Recreation


Upper Kern River Clean Up Day
California

Debbie Campbell
dcampbell@clm-services.com
California Land Management


Big Bear Discovery Center
Fawnskin, California

Sarah Miggins
Executive Director
San Bernadino National Forest Association


Bay Model Visitor Center
Sausalito, California

Elizabeth Evans
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Colorado

Denver City Park
Denver, Colorado

Susan Alden Weingardt
Partnership Liaison
U.S. Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region


High Plains Environmental Center
Loveland, Colorado

Sarah Fox
Director of Community Outreach
High Plains Environmental Center


DC

Kingman Island
Washington, DC

Mindy Meade
Director of Communications
American Recreation Coalition


Delaware

Kids Fest
Delaware

Linda Chick Greater Milford Boys and Girls Club


Florida

Apalachicola, Osceola and Ocala National Forests
Florida

Miki Gilloon
Public Affairs Specialist
U.S. Forest Service, National Forests in Florida


Idaho

Boise National Forest
Boise, Idaho

Edna Rey-Vizgirdas
Forest Botanist and Conservation Education Coordinator
Boise National Forest


Illinois

The Morton Arboretum
Lisle, Illinois

Gina Tedesco
Manager, Public Relations
The Morton Arboretum


Kansas

Melvern & Pomona Lakes
Osage County, Kansas

Kenneth Wilk
Park Ranger
USACE


Kentucky

Land Between The Lakes NRC/ Golden Pond Visitor Center & Nature Center
Golden Pond, Kentucky

Wytosha Stephens-Coney
Public Affaris Specialist
U.S. Forest Service


Louisiana

Bonnet Carre' Spillway Project
Norco, Louisiana

Chris Brantley
Project Manager
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Maryland

Hazel Outdoor Discovery Center
Eden, Maryland

Jim Rapp
Director
Hazel Outdoor Discovery Center


Rocky Gap State Park
Flintstone, Maryland

Sarah Milbourne
Park Ranger
Maryland State Parks


Michigan

Greenfield Village of The Henry Ford Museum
Dearborn, Michigan

Kenneth Arbogast
Public Affairs Officer
U.S. Forest Service


Lapeer County
Lapeer, Michigan

Ken Elwert
kelwert@lapeercounty.org
Lapeer County Parks


 

Minnesota

Cass Lake
Chippewa National Forest, Minnesota

Mary Nordeen
Public Affairs Specialist/Chippewa Nat’l Forest
USDA Forest Service


Missouri

Wappapello Lake (Spillway Recreation Area)
Wappapello, Missouri

Andrew Jefferson
Natural Resources Specialist Park Ranger
USACE


Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary
West Alton, Missouri

Mindy Cory
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Montana

Bitterroot National Forest- Black Bear Campground and Centennial Grove Trail
Montana

Julie Schreck
Conservation Education Coordinator
Bitterroot NF, Boy Scouts, Ravalli County 4-H


Little Blackfoot River Corridor
Montana

Debbie Anderson
Executive Director Montana Discovery Foundation
Montana Discovery Foundation; Helena National Forest; Old Baldy Community Education Program; Montana


HideOut Mountain at the Florence Park
Florence, Montana

Roger and Sharon DiBrito
Community Organizer
Florence Community


Great Falls
Great Falls, Montana

Jane Weber
Center Director, Lewis & Clark Historic Trail Interpretive Center
Lewis & Clark National Forest and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks


Spring Meadow Lake State Park
Helena, Montana

Craig Marr
Helena Area Parks Director; Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Helena National Forest


Gaynor's Resorts
Whitefish, Montana

Nancy Gaynor
President
Gaynor's Resorts


Nevada

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area
Mt. Charleston, Nevada

Tricia Mynster
Education Program Coordinator
U.S. Forest Service


Hunter Lake Trail
Reno, Nevada

Wes Hoskins
Forest Project Coordinator
Friends of Nevada Wilderness


New Hampshire

Highland Center
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire

Sara DeLucia
Adventure Programs Manager
Appalachian Mountain Club Highland Center


Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Holderness, New Hampshire

Janet Robertson
Development and Communications Director
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center


Beaver Brook Association
Hollis, New Hampshire

Celeste Barr
Education Director
Beaver Brook Association


New Jersey

Cora Hartshorn Arboretum
Short Hills, New Jersey

Erica Fisher
efisher@hartshornarboretum.com
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum


New Mexico

Tingley Beach
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Tera Little
Recreation Staff
U.S. Forest Service, Southwestern Regional Office


Elephant Butte Lake State Parks Desert Cove Campground
Elephant Butte, New Mexico

Kay Dunlap
kay.dunlap@state.nm.us
New Mexico State Parks


New York

Taconic Outdoor Education Center (TOEC) Fahnestock State Park
Cold Spring, New York

Paul Kuznia
Director TOEC
New York State Parks


North Carolina

Cradle of Forestry in America Historic Site/Forest Discovery Center
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina

Cindy Carpenter
Education/Interpretation Program Manager
U.S. Forest Service, Pisgah Forest


Ohio

Wayne National Forest, Leith Run Recreation Area
New Matamoras, Ohio

Dave Greenwood
Realty Specialist
Wayne National Forest


Pennsylvania

Keystone State Park
Derry, Pennsylvania

Chris Kemmerer
Natural Resource Specialist- Bureau of State Parks
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


 
Nescopeck State Park
Drums, Pennsylvania

Chris Kemmerer
Natural Resource Specialist- Bureau of State Parks
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Presque Isle State Park
Erie, Pennsylvania

Chris Kemmerer
Natural Resource Specialist- Bureau of State Parks
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Wilderness Voyageurs
Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania

Eric Martin
Owner
Wilderness Voyageurs


Parker Dam State Park
Penfield, Pennsylvania

Chris Kemmerer
Natural Resource Specialist- Bureau of State Parks
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Washington's Landing
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania



Moraine State State Park
Portersville, Pennsylvania

Chris Kemmerer
Natural Resource Specialist- Bureau of State Parks
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Nockamixon State Park
Quakertown, Pennsylvania

Chris Kemmerer
Natural Resource Specialist- Bureau of State Parks
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


South Dakota

Steamboat Park
Pierre, South Dakota

Ami Garrigan
Natural Resource Specialist/USACE - Oahe Project
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Tennessee

J. Percy Priest Lake
Nashville, Tennessee

Kathryn Wall
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Texas

Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Anderson, Texas

John Lindon Texas Parks and Wildlife


Blanco State Park
Blanco, Texas

Mary Alice Partain
Interpretive Ranger
Texas Parks and Wildlife


Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Canyon, Texas

Bernice Blasingame
Park Interpreter
Texas Parks and Wildlife


Sam Houston National Forest-Double Lake Recreation Area
Coldspring, Texas

Tamberly Conway
Conservation Education Coordinator
US Forest Service-National Forests and Grasslands in Texas (NFGT)


Daingerfield State Park
Daingerfield, Texas

Craig Johnson
Park Specialist II
Texas Parks and Wildlife


Lake Texana State Park
Edna, Texas

Cindy Baker
Interpretive Ranger
Texas Parks and Wildlife


Franklin Mountains State Park
El Paso, Texas

Kelly Serio
Park Ranger IV/Interpreter
TPWD


Utah

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort
Snowbird, Utah

Dave Fields
Marketing Director
Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort


Washington

Edmonds Willow Creek Hatchery/Habitat Demo Garden Work Party Day
Edmonds, Washington

Laura Spehar
edmondsbwh@gmail.com
Edmonds Backyard Wildlife Habitat Project


City of Vancouver Water Resources Education Center
Vancouver, Washington

Robin Rose
Recreation Program Manager
Gifford Pinchot National Forest


Wyoming

Curt Gowdy State Park
Cheyenne, Wyoming

Paul Gritten Wyoming State Park, Historic Sites and Trails


LaBonte Canyon
Douglas, Wyoming

Tim Byer
Wildlife Biologist
U.S. Forest Service, Douglas Ranger District