Join Us to enjoy the healing power of nature!
Reasons to connect with nature on ParkRx Day:
How to join in this year's virtual ParkRx Day:Celebrate ways that nature promotes your physical and mental health, and boosts immunity. Enjoy nature from your own backyard, your neighborhood, a nearby park or trail and virtually.
Find wellness in nature—wherever you are and become a Park Health Ambassador!
How to start a formal ParkRx program in your community
Park Prescriptions have been identified by the NPS as a Healthy Parks Healthy People promising practice for expansion nationally.
Evidence Linking Parks & HealthWe have compiled a short bibliography on growing body of scientific evidence that demonstrates how parks are a health resource for people and the planet. Check out our Healthy Parks Healthy People Resources Page to learn more about how parks promote health.
Last updated: April 8, 2021