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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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2016 Outdoor Recreation Participation Report

2016 Outdoor Recreation Participation Report
More than 142 million Americans, or 48.4 percent of the US population, participated in an outdoor activity at least once in 2015. These outdoor participants went on a total of 11.7 billion out- door outings.

Outdoor participation increased from 2014 to 2015, adding one million participants, but these participants went on fewer total outdoor outings.

File: Full Report
File Type: PDF
File Size: 1.2 MB