“Being...out in nature, it’s just good for the soul. It’s cleansing...it gets you outside of yourself. It’s my...way to decompress.”
— Edye Joyner, U.S. Marine Corps and Desert Storm veteran
Healing In Nature
Nature is a powerful force in healing. Discover the benefits of getting outdoors among the forest, mountains, river, an sea.
Visiting DoD or VA? Find Parks Nearby
With over 400 units you can find a national park wherever you are.
Discover ways nature has helped others heal from stories of active-duty military and veterans. Each one is unique. Find your own inspiration
Last updated: October 27, 2021