• ParkScore 2022
    ParkScore 2022: The Results Are In

    Is your city investing in parks to ensure everyone has access and your community can withstand a changing climate? Our 2022 ParkScore®️ rankings reveal how the nation's 100 largest city parks systems stack up.

  • Forever Montana
    Stand by Your Land

    Help us protect 500,000 acres of Montana wilderness today.

  • To Prepare for a Flood, We Built a Park
    To Prepare for a Flood, We Built a Park

    Atlanta’s Cook Park is a place to gather and play; it also captures massive stormwater. 

  • California’s Park Equity Gap Is About to Shrink by 400 Acres
    California’s Park Equity Gap Is About to Shrink by 400 Acres

    This rare and premium coastal property on the Pacific Coast now beckons—and belongs to—8.4 million people.

We're connecting everyone to the outdoors.

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Parks and Climate Resilience

We Need Your Voice

Explore our impact since 1973

Help ensure everyone has access to the outdoors. Every park we create, schoolyard we transform, trail we extend, and landscape we protect is thanks to supporters like you. Join us today.

Where We're Headed

Where We're Headed

We’ve set a powerful vision and ambitious goals. Here’s what we’re going to accomplish by 2025.


Find Your City’s Score

We’ve gathered the most comprehensive data on park access in the United States—and we’re using it to pinpoint neighborhoods where parks are needed most. 

Our Research Library

Research Library

Read or download our analysis, research, and reports that shape conservation policy and help communities make their case for parks and open space. 

Meet Our Experts

Meet our Experts

We're working with communities nationwide to close the outdoor equity gap. Meet members of our staff whose expertise helps drive this important change.

Featured Story

A white man paddles a yellow-orange canoe along a river with dairy cows on the bank in the distance

Cue the canoes: Seeking out quiet waters in a cacophonous world

Summer is the ideal time to get out on the water. But sometimes, spending the day on a nearby lake or pond can feel more like running a...

2021 Annual Report

2021 Annual Report

See how our supporters are helping connect everyone to the outdoors.