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The Outdoor Recreation Participation Report is the only detailed study of its kind tracking American participation trends in outdoor recreation. The study is based on an online survey capturing responses from over 40,000 Americans ages six and older and covers 114 different activities.

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2015 Outdoor Recreation Participation Report

2015 Outdoor Recreation Participation Report
Almost half of all Americans, or 48.4 percent of the US population, enjoyed the great outdoors in 2014. This equates to more than 141 million outdoor participants and a collective 11.8 billion outdoor outings.

From 2013 to 2014, outdoor participation dropped by .8%. Despite this relatively small decline, the 2014 outdoor participation level reached the lowest since the report began in 2006.

File: Full Report
File Type: PDF
File Size: 1.3 MB