Be Healthy! Have a Fun and Safe Adventure!

Visit your national parks and allow the breathtaking landscapes and engaging historical sites inspire you to be a healthier version of yourself mentally, physically, and spiritually!

Before you go on your trip, explore this website to learn about planning a fun and safe adventure. Find out how you can connect your health to the health of our natural world.

Remember to recreate responsibly. Your actions can have an impact on park resources and wildlife. Be prepared, understand your limits, and harness the power of your parks. 

Now get out there! An inspiring adventure awaits!

NPS ranger and United States Public Health Service Officer pose for centennial anniversary photo

The Power of Parks for Health

Celebrate 100 Years of Health with NPS and the US Public Health Service!

Yellow flowers on Sunset Crater Volcano

Nature Now: Finding Wellness Near You

In the parks, the neighborhood, the backyard or from the window.

Overhead view of Great Falls in Washington DC

Natural Waters vs. Swimming Pools

Test your knowledge on hidden hazards!

Ranger speaking to young adults on hiking path in the forest

One Health

Learn more about how the health of people is connected to the environment and wildlife.

Last updated: May 25, 2021