The Responsible Recreation Toolkit
Resources to prepare you for a safe and responsible visit.
No matter how you get out, make sure to practice responsible recreation. Here are a few things to remember when visiting our parks:
Know before you go.
Read up on our tips
to make your visit as safe as possible.
Leave no trace.
Make sure everything you bring to the park leaves with you or is disposed of appropriately in the recycling or trash.
Adhere to best practices for avoiding COVID-19.
If you're sick, stay home. When at the park, practice social distancing.
Follow park policies and signage.
View our policies
Visitors should wear masks inside state park facilities.
Visitors are required to follow the mask ordinances of the county they are in or the park rules, whichever are more stringent.
Play it safe.
Choose lower-risk activities.
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Ways to Get Outdoors
From guided hikes to self-guided adventures, our parks are here for you.