Health & Fitness

Join the Outdoor Rise Movement

Looking for a change of pace? A direct and meaningful experience with nature? A reason to get out of the office and into the outdoors? A day of free fun? Look no further – get involved with Outdoor Rise.

Save the Date: National Trails Day is June 1, 2013

National Trails Day 2013 LogoMark your calendar for a date with your favorite trail! June 1, 2013, is American Hiking Society's National Trails Day®—the country's largest celebration of trails.

Safeguard Your Phones and Tablets

As we all invest in newer technology, cases to maintain our purchases are a must. Whether you’re traveling to work, vacation or to a park near you, you want your electronics to be safe from harm. Here’s an overview of some of the new cases on the market for iPhone, iPad and other smartphones:

Holiday Shopping for Good: American Hiking Society's Holiday Auction

American Hiking Society's Holiday Auction on EbayWhat do a Grand Canyon trip, a rock climbing class, some fully-stocked daypacks, a family-camping package, and autographed books from hiking celebs such as Andrew Skurka, Conrad Anker, Aron Ralston, and Cheryl Strayed all have in common?

Parks in Southern New Jersey near 08215 zipcode
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There are 10 parks, refuges, and forests within 25 miles of zip code 08215. You can find a list by clicking here!

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Astoria Park: Beyond the Pool

Astoria Park. Photo by Kacey Herlihy.Astoria Park, located in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, New York, contains over 56 acres of sprawling lawns, walking trails, extensive facilities, and exquisite views.


The land was acquired by the City of New York as parkland in 1913. Rich in history and splendor, Astoria Park is an oasis in the busy city of New York providing plenty of activities and relaxation.

Yosemite National Park Hantavirus Outbreak Notice

September 4, 2012, 1:14 pm
On August 27, 2012, The National Park Service (NPS) announced that there were 3 confirmed cases and 1 probable case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in visitors who stayed at Curry Village in Yosemite National Park since June of this year. Public health officials believe that these visitors may ...

Jones Point Park

After undergoing a major rehabilitation and construction project, Jones Point Park reopened summer 2012. Jones Point Park is located on the southern tip of Old Town Alexandria. Jones Point Park contains the southernmost boundary marker of the original boundary of the District of Columbia planned by George Washington. A ...

Kaw River State Park

Kaw River State Park is the newest and only urban park to join the state park system. The park comprises 76 acres of land on the south bank of the Kansas (nicknamed Kaw) River in west Topeka. Take advantage because Kaw River State Park is the only free park ...

Astoria Park

Although widely known for its beautiful pool, the oldest and largest in the city, Astoria Park offers more than aquatic pleasures. Amenities include: * Outdoor tennis courts * a track * a bandstand * multiple trails * basketball courts ...and playgrounds lure visitors from the five boroughs and beyond. And the views! Sitting ...

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