Recreation

West Coast
Recreation

CA - California State Parks Seeks Additional Input on the Future of Oceano Dunes SVRA and Pismo State Beach

The California Department of Parks and Recreation (State Parks) is seeking additional public feedback on how to adapt Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area (SVRA) and Pismo State Beach (SB) to changing environmental, safety and recreational conditions.

International
Recreation

World - In Pictures: Surf, Swimmers and Sunsets – The Year's Best Sea Shots

Photographers from the PA news agency have captured a range of images this year showing our enduring relationship with the sea, from storm-lashed piers and dangerous rescue missions, to fun at the beach and a festive dip.

Coastwide
Recreation

USA - Twenty-Four Ways to Turn Outdoor Passions Into Citizen Science

Heading into the new year, consider collecting scientific data while skiing, hiking, surfing, biking and partaking in other adventures

West Coast
Recreation

CA - California Desert Could Be Next Surfing Hot Spot

Cries of "cowabunga" will soon ring out in the sprawling desert east of Los Angeles.

Hawaii & Alaska
Recreation

HI - Annual Hawaii Surf Competition Kicks off Amid Virus Concerns

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s biggest surfing competition of the year has started amid ongoing concerns about the spread of the coronavirus among fans eager to watch the action.

Coastwide
Recreation

USA - US Coast Guard Releases National Recreational Boating Safety Survey Results

The U.S. Coast Guard is announcing the release of the National Recreational Boating Safety Survey for 2018.

International
Recreation

World - What Makes the World’s Biggest Surfable Waves?

On Feb. 11, 2020, Brazilian Maya Gabeira surfed a wave off the coast of Nazaré, Portugal, that was 73.5 feet tall.

West Coast
Recreation

CA - California State Parks Announces $37 Million in Proposition 68 Recreational Infrastructure Revenue Enhancement Allocations

The California Department of Parks and Recreation (State Parks) on Tuesday announced $37 million in allocations to 30 agencies under the Proposition 68 Recreational Infrastructure Revenue Enhancement (RIRE) Grant Program.