2013 Locations

A list of all 147 National Get Outdoors Day locations. Find one near you! Or check out the locations from 2012.
Discover Outdoors

Sarah Knapp
Adventure Programmer
Discover Outdoors


Keystone Active Zone Passport Stop #24 - Get Outdoors Day

Carol Hussa
Healthy Community Coordinator
Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA


The Village Green

Ann Self
Executive Director
The Village Conservancy/The Village Green


Woodlawn Nature Center

Carla Gull
Education Director
Woodlawn Nature Center


Alabama

Munford Elementary School/Talladega National Forest
Munford, Alabama

Gloria Nielsen
District Ranger
USDA Forest Service


Arizona

Parker Canyon Lake
Arizona

Rebecca Hodgeson
Fire Prevention Specialist
USDA Forest Service, Sierra Vista Ranger District


Arizona's Salt River Tubing & Recreation
Mesa, Arizona

Lynda Breault
Vice President
Salt River Tubing & Recreation


Mormon Lake Lodge Outdoor Festival
Mormon Lake, Arizona

Larry Snead
Mormon Lake Lodge Environmental Programs Manager
Mormon Lake Lodge, a Forever Resort


California

Healthy Parks Healthy People Festival
Fremont, California

Brenda Montano
Secretary
East Bay Regional Park District


Upper Kern River
Kernville, California

Debbie Campbell
Operations Manager
Sequoia Recreation


Mother Lode River Center
Lotus, California

Penny Gonzales
Business Manager
Mother Lode River Trips, Ltd


Stanisalus National Forest
Pinecrest, California

Marie Malo
Interpretive Specialist
US Forest Service


Sun Harbor Marina
San Diego, California

Allie Laurie
Assistant to Manager
Sun Harbor Marina


Colorado

Denver NGOD
Denver, Colorado

Susan Alden Wiengardt
Partnership Coordinator
US Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region


Boyd Lake State Park
Loveland, Colorado

Charlotte Boney
Interpreter - Volunteer Coordinator
Boyd Lake State Park, Colorado Parks & Wildlife


Dinosaur Ridge
Morrison, Colorado

Tom Moklestad
Program Director
Friends of Dinosaur Ridge


Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve
Mosca, Colorado

Libbie Landreth
Park Ranger
National Park Service


South Fork, CO Community Center and Park
South Fork, Colorado

Candice Hennigh
Organizer
South Fork Visitor Center and Aspen Ridge RV


DC

East Potomac Park Golf Course
Washington, DC

Theresa Converse GCS, Inc, Operator of East Potomac Park Golf


Langston Golf Course
Washington, DC

Theresa Converse GCS, Inc, Operator of Langston Golf Course


Rock Creek Park Golf Course
Washington, DC

Theresa Converse GCS, Inc, Operator of Rock Creek Golf Course


Delaware

Kids Fest at the Boys & Girls Club
Milford, Delaware

Margaux Azzanesi
Coordinator
Greater Milford Boys & Girls Club


Florida

Get Outdoors at Withlacoochee River Park
Dade City, Florida
Pasco County Parks and Recreation


Get Outdoors at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park
New Port Richey, Florida
Pasco County Parks and Recreation


Get Outdoors at Crews Lake Wilderness Park
Spring Hill, Florida
Pasco County Parks and Recreation


Georgia

Ocmulgee National Monument
Macon, Georgia

Angela Bates
Park Ranger
National Park Service


Take A Warrior Fishing at West Point Lake
West Point, Georgia

Rocky Millenbine
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - West Point Lake


Idaho

Dworshak Dam
Orofino, Idaho

Brittney Haupert
park ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Illinois

Carlyle Lake
Carlyle, Illinois

Kim Hammel
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Shawnee National Forest
Harrisburg, Illinois

Amanda Patrick
Public Affairs Officer
USDA Forest Service


Opossum Creek Kids Fishing Tournament
Shelbyville , Illinois

Sarah Randall
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Indiana

Hoosier National Forest
Bedford, Indiana

Teena Ligman
Public Affairs Specialist
Hoosier National Forest


Brookville Lake-U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Brookville, Indiana

Stephanie Ison
Natural Resources Specialist Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Dunes Learning Center
Chesterton, Indiana

Kellie Koerner
Outreach Coordinator
Dunes Learning Center


Kansas

Garden City Recreation Commission
Garden City, Kansas

Brian Seagraves
Arts Director
Garden City Recreation Commission


Black Hoof Park
Lenexa, Kansas

Jenny Doty
Recreation Supervisor
City of Lenexa, Parks and Recreation


Great Plains Nature Center
Wichita, Kansas

Jim Mason
Naturalist
Wichita Park & Recreation


Kentucky

Woodlands Nature Station, Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area
Golden Pond, Kentucky

Carrie Szwed
Public Programs Coordinator
Woodlands Nature Station


Nolin River Lake - Brier Creek Trail Build Day
Mammoth Cave, Kentucky

Danielle Treadway
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Lake Cumberland Resource Managers Office/Visitor Center
Somerset, Kentucky

Aurora Scott
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Louisiana

John H. Overton Lock and Dam Recreation Area
Louisiana

Lakesha Self
Natural Resource Speciaist/Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers


Kisatchie National Forest - Calcasieu Ranger District, Kincaid Recreation Area
Alexandria, Louisiana

Jennifer Heisey
Natural Resources Specialist (Recreation)
US Forest Service


Maine

Homeschoolers of Maine's Outdoor Adventure Weekend
Newry, Maine

Raylene Hunt
Speaker/Vendor Coordinator
Homeschoolers of Maine


Augusta-Gardiner KOA
Richmond, Maine

Patti Grover
Owner
LTD Parks, Inc. DBA Augusta-Gardiner KOA


Maryland

South Germantown Recreational Park
Boyds, Maryland

Melissa Chotiner
Be Active Montgomery!
Montgomery Parks and Montgomery County Recreation


Hazel Outdoor Discovery Center
Eden, Maryland

Jim Rapp
Director
Hazel Outdoor Discovery Center


Susquehanna State Park
Havre de Grace, Maryland

Elizabeth Swift
Park Ranger
Maryland Park Service


Massachusetts

New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
Massachusetts

Emily Prigot
Park Ranger
New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park


Lake Siog Pass Bike ride
Holland, Massachusetts

Thomas Chamberland
Park Ranger
U S Army Corps of Engineers


 
Springside Park
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Vincent J. Hebert Arboretum


Michigan

Community Family Youth Park
Baldwin, Michigan

Linda Lange
GO Day & Trail Coordinator - Youth and Family Park
Webber Township Parks and Rec Committee


The Henry Ford, Greenfield Village
Dearborn, Michigan

Lisa Perez
Urban Connections Coordinator
US Forest Service Eastern Region


Minnesota

International Wolf Center
Ely, Minnesota

Jess Edberg
Information Services Director
International Wolf Center


Powderhorn Park
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mikaela Swanlund
Outreach Specialist
REI


Citywide Camp-Out at Lorraine Park
South Saint Paul, Minnesota

Kelly Vo
Chairperson
South St. Paul Jaycees


Mississippi

45 Minute Work-Out
Natchez, Mississippi

Stephen Don
Park Ranger
National Park Service


Pat Lamar Park
Oxford, Mississippi

Sam Pryor
Director of OPC Outdoors
Oxford Park Commission


Missouri

Mark Twain Lake
Monroe City, Missouri

Mary Anne Heitmeyer
Park Ranger
USACE


Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Saint Louis, Missouri

Peter Hovey
Program Coordinator
Jefferson National Parks Association


Montana

Giant Springs State Park
Montana

Holli Langlieb
Americorps Park Ranger
Montana State Parks: Giant Springs State Park


Hide Out Mountain
Florence, Montana

Roger and Sharon DiBrito
Community Volunteers
Florence Civic Club


Lone Pine State Park
Kalispell, Montana

Rebekah McDonald
AmeriCorps Member
Montana State Parks


Travelers' Rest State Park
Lolo, Montana

Leo Perkins
Americorps/State Parks Member
Travelers' Rest State Park


Nevada

Hunter Creek Weed Pull
Nevada

Renee Aldrich
Northern Nevada Stewardship Coordinator
Friends of Nevada Wilderness


GO Mt. Charleston Day
Mt. Charleston, Nevada

Leonie Mowat
Community Development Coordinator
GO Mt Charleston (Southern Nevada Conservancy/USFS)


New Jersey

Morristown National Historical Park - Jockey Hollow
Morristown, New Jersey

Andy Danneker
Park Guide
Morristown National Historical Park


Field Station: Dinosaurs
Secaucus, New Jersey

Lynne Schreur
Director of Marketing
Field Station: Dinosaurs


New Mexico

Tingley Beach
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Julie Dickey
Partnership Coordinator
New Mexico Outdoors Coalition


Cerrillos Hills State Park
Cerrillos, New Mexico

Peter Lipscomb
Interpretive Ranger
New Mexico State Parks


New York

Taconic Outdoor Education Center - NYS Fahnestock State Park
Cold Spring, New York

Paul Kuznia
Director
NYS Parks- Taconic Outdoor Education Center (TOEC)


Mount Morris Dam & Recreation Area
Mount Morris, New York

Juliana Smith
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


North Carolina

Pettigrew State Park
North Carolina

Steve Rogers
Park Ranger
North Carolina State Parks


Raven Rock State Park
North Carolina

Jessie Summers
Pollinator Party
NC State Parks


Morrow Mountain State Park
Albemarle, North Carolina

Greg Schneider
Park Superintendent
Morrow Mountain State Park


The Cradle of Forestry in America
Brevard, North Carolina

Devin Gentry
Director of Programming and Partnerships
Cradle of Forestry in America Interpretive Association


Carolina Beach State Park
Carolina Beach, North Carolina

Carla Edwards
Park Ranger
Carolina Beach State Park


South Mountains State Park
Connelly Springs, North Carolina

Lance Huss
Park Ranger
North Carolina State Parks


Hanging Rock State Park
Danbury, North Carolina

Jaye McClure
Park Ranger
Hanging Rock State Park


Eno River State Park
Durham, North Carolina

Karen Wilson
Office Assistant
Eno River State Park


New River State Park
Laurel Springs, North Carolina

Jamie Anderson
Park Ranger
North Carolina State Parks


Dismal Swamp State Park
South Mills, North Carolina

Tony DeSantis
State Park Ranger
North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation


North Dakota

Fort Stevenson State Park
Garrison, North Dakota

Nathan Busche
Natural Resource Specialist/Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Boat/Water Safety Programs
Jamestown, North Dakota

Bob Martin
Nat. Res. Management Specialist
Corps of Engineers


Missouri River Splash
Mandan, North Dakota

John Voeller
Natural Resource Specialist
US Army Corps of Engineers


Ohio

Delaware Lake State Park
Delaware, Ohio

Sylvia Chelf
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


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

Dawn McCarthy
Assistant District Ranger-Operations
Wayne National Forest, Athens Ranger District


Caesar Creek Lake's Take A Warrior Fishing Event
Waynesville, Ohio

Samantha Bachelder
Park Ranger
Army Corps of Engineers


Mill Creek MetroParks
Youngstown, Ohio

April Stanislaw
Marketing Manager
Mill Creek MetroParks


OR and WA

Bonneville Lock and Dam
Cascade Locks, OR & Stevenson WA, OR and WA

Jesse Brownlee
Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Oregon

Oregon State University College Forests
Oregon

Ryan Brown
Recreation Manager
OSU College Forests


Eddie Bauer
Portland, Oregon

Jess Evans
Store Manager
Eddie Bauer


Pennsylvania

Kings Gap Environmental Education Center
Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Lea Shughart
Environmental Education Specialist
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center


West Branch Susquehanna Sojourn
Clearfield, Pennsylvania

Erin Pierce
Program Coordinator
www.susquehannagreenway.org


Blue Marsh Lake
Leesport, Pennsylvania

Hallie Groff
Park Ranger
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Blue Marsh Lake


Lehigh Valley Zoo
Schnecksville, Pennsylvania

Alan Raisman
Development and Marketing Coordinator
Lehigh Valley Zoo


Fern Hollow Nature Center
Sewickley, Pennsylvania

Stacey Widenhofer
Environmental Educator
Fern Hollow Nature Center


Pennsylvania

Get Outdoors Every Day: GO on the Bus to Frances Slocum State Park All Summer Long
Wilkes-Barre , Pennsylvania

Carol Hussa
Healthy Community Coordinator
Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA


Pennsylvania

Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center
Wind Gap, Pennsylvania

Lauren Forster
Environmental Education Specialist
Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center


 

South Dakota

SD Outdoor Expo
Huron, South Dakota

Candi Hettinger
Marketing/Events Coordinator
SD State Fair


Kids Fishing Weekend
Pierre, South Dakota

Michael Stanley
Natural Resource Specialist
US Army Corps of Engineers and South Dakota GF&P


Texas

22nd Annual Bream Tournament
Avinger, Texas

John Ashcraft
Tournament Director
VFW Post 1183


Padre Island National Seashore
Corpus Christi, Texas

Kathy Sanders
Junior Ranger Event Coordinator
Padre Island National Seashore


Fort Bliss Rod and Gun Club
Fort Bliss, Texas

Kenneth Coppedge
Outdoor Recreation Program Manager
Dept Family and MWR


SummerFest on the Lake
Hickory Creek, Texas

Stephanie Berndt
PR/Marketing Director
Our Lands & Waters Foundation


Hurricane Creek, Lake O' the Pines
Jefferson, Texas

Kevin Madsen
Park Ranger
US Army Corps of Engineers


Town Bluff Project (B. A. Steinhagen Lake), Magnolia Ridge Park
South Woodville, Texas

Lynn LaRue
Park Ranger
Corps of Engineers, Ft. Worth District, Town Bluff


Utah

Southern Utah Get Outdoors Day Family Expo
Ivins, Utah

Rachel Tueller
Event Coordinator
BLM Arizona Strip District Office


Vermont

Vermont Institute of Natural Science
Quechee, Vermont

Mary Davidson Graham
Marketing and Development
VINS-Vermont Institute of Natural Science


Virginia

Holliday Lake State Park
Appomattox, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Shenandoah River State Park
Bentonville, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


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


Kiptopeke State Park
Cape Charles, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Pocahontas State Park
Chesterfield, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Occoneechee State Park
Clarksville, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Bear Creek Lake State Park
Cumberland, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Sky Meadows State Park
Delaplane, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Claytor Lake State Park
Dublin, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Natural Tunnel State Park
Duffield, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Wilderness Road State Park
Ewing, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


New River Trail State Park
Foster Falls, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


James River State Park
Gladstone, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


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


Twin Lakes State Park
Green Bay, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Smith Mountain Lake State Park
Huddleston, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Caledon State Park
King George, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Belle Isle State Park
Lancaster, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Mason Neck State Park
Lorton, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Hungry Mother State Park
Marion, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Douthat State Park
Millboro, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Westmoreland State Park
Montross, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Grayson Highlands State Park
Mouth of Wilson, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Staunton River Battlefield State Park
Randolph, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Sailors Creek Battlefield State Park
Rice, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Staunton River State Park
Scottsburg, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Lake Anna State Park
Spotsylvania, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Fairy Stone State Park
Stuart, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Chippokes Plantation
Surry, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


False Cape State Park
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


First Landing State Park
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


York River State Park
Williamsburg, Virginia
Virginia State Parks


Leesylvania State Park
Woodbridge, Virginia



Washington

Evergreen Mountain Bike Festival
Washington

Stacy Karacostas
Communication & Membership Director
Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance


Spearfish Lake
Dallesport, Washington

David LaDouceur
Natural Resource Specialist
US Army Corps of Engineers


Fort Vancouver National Historic Site
Vancouver, Washington

Tracy Calizon
Community Engagement Staff Officer
Gifford Pinchot National Forest


West Virginia

New River Festival Sponsored by New River Clean Water Alliance
Fayetteville, West Virginia

Eric Pories
Festival Coordinator
Focus Intent


The Appalachian Trail Visitor Center
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Claire Hobbs
Information Services Assistant
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy


Wyoming

Summer Outdoor Slam at Curt Gowdy State Park
Cheyenne, Wyoming

Ashley Rooney
Wyoming State Parks Youth Coordinator
Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails