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Outdoor Arizona - Massachusetts

 
  Outdoor Pages  AZ-MA, MD-OH, PA-WY  
 

  AZ

  Maricopa

  Ak-Chin  Him-Dak Eco-Museum

  46785 North Eco Museum Road

  Maricopa  AZ   85239    

  Phone  520 568-9480

  Web Site http://www.azcama.com/museums/akchin.html

  E-mail    mailto:epeters@ak-chin.nsn.us

  Alt Web http://www.itcaonline.com/tribes_akchin.html

  Description  museum features tribal artifacts, has no buildings - everything is

                    displayed outdoors

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Nature of Group or Site Outdoor

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  New or Updated:   4/17/2007

 
California
Napa
Di Rosa Preserve - Art & Nature
5200 Carneros Highway
Napa CA 94559
Phone
707 226-5991
Web Site
http://www.dirosapreserve.org/
E-mail
mailto:dirosa@napanet.net
Description
250 acre art campus, surrounded by vineyards, with 2000 works by 750 artists by reservation only
Type of Resource
Nature
Primary Focus Arts
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Collection N-Z Sculpture
New or Updated: 05/09/2003

California
West Covina
Hurst Ranch
1227 S Orange Avenue
West Covina CA 91790
Phone 626 962-8056
Web Site http://www.westcov.org/council/hurst1.html
E-mail mailto:info@hurstranch.com
Description 100 year old farm is now open air museum with hands on activities for visitors
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Farm
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor

 

 
 

  CO

  Estes Park

  Trout Haven

  810 Moraine Ave

  Estes Park  CO   80517    

  Phone  970 586-5525

  Web Site http://www.trouthaven.net/

  E-mail  mailto:Fish4U@TroutHaven.net

  Description  stocked public trout fishing pond

  Type of Resource  Tourist Attraction

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Industry /Profession Fishing

  New or Updated:   8/1/2006


Colorado
Florissant
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
15807 Teller County 1
PO Box 185
Florissant CO 80816
Phone 719 748-3253
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/flfo/
E-mail FLFO_Information@nps.gov
Description visitor center with exhibits, ranger talks and walks to fossil beds, 1878
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study Science Facility Fossils
Owner/Operator: NPS
 
 

  DC
 
Washington
 
American Tree Farm System
 
1111 19th Street,  NW
 
Suite 780
 
Washington  DC  20036    
 
Phone   202 463-2462
 
Web Site  http://www.treefarmsystem.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@treefarmsystem.org
 
Description  promotes private forestry, lists of contacts
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoors
 
Industry /Profession Forestry
 
New or Updated:  3/5/2004

DC
Washington
USDA Forest Service
USDA Forest Service
PO Box 96090
Washington DC 20090
Phone 202 205-8333
Web Site http://www.fs.fed.us/
E-mail mailto:webmaster@fs.fed.us
Description gateway to national forests, passes, recreational activities
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Outdoors
New or Updated: 04/10/2003

 

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Florida
Key West
Fort Jefferson/Dry Tortugas
Garden Key
PO Box 6208
Key West FL 33040
Phone 305 242-7700
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/drto/
E-mail mailto:DRTO_Information@nps.gov
Description 70 miles west of Key West, never-completed fort, abundant birds and marine life, reachable only by boat or seaplane
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study/Science Facility Wildlife
Era 1846
Owner/Operator: NPS
New or Updated: 05/26/2003

Florida
Orlando
Buena Vista Watersports
13245 Lake Bryan Drive
Orlando FL 32821
Phone 407 239-6939
Web Site http://www.bvwatersports.com/
Description jet sky, boat, and waterski rentals on Lake Bryan
Type of Resource Activity
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
 
  Georgia
Andersonville
Andersonville National Historic Site
Route 1, Box 800
Andersonville GA 31711
Phone 912 924-0343
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/ande/
Alt Web http://www.inusa.com/tour/ga/albany/anhs.htm
Description visitor center explains Andersonville prison, national cemetery, Civil War prisons north and south
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Prison
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Era Civil War

Georgia
Folkston
Georgia Nature Based Tourism Association
PO Box 305
Folkston GA 31537
Phone
Web Site
http://www.georgianature.org/index.html
Description Organization of tourism groups that promote outdoor activities -- calendar & links, list of member organizations & their interests
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
New or Updated: 05/02/2003

Georgia
Rhine
Cypress Lake Plantation
Mill Pond Road
Rhine GA 31077
Phone 229 385-3051
Web Site *****
Description 100 acre lake with in 1300 acre preserve, guided boat tours, camping, hiking, birdwatching
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Local Tours
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study  Birds
New or Updated: 05/02/2003
 
  Hawaii
Honolulu
Snorkel Hawaii
1920 Ala Moana Boulevard
Suite 105
Honolulu HI 96815
Phone 808 946-4455
Web Site *****
Description snorkel in waters around Hawaii
Type of Resource Activity
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
New or Updated: 05/08/2003
 
  Iowa
Harpers Ferry
Effigy Mounds National Monument
151 HWY 76
Harpers Ferry IA 52146
Phone 563 873-3491
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/efmo/
E-mail efmo_superintendent@nps.gov
Description 195 mounds, 31 effigies of mammals, birds, or reptiles, on 2500 acres, visitor center, 11 miles of trails
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Mounds
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American
 
  Illinois
Nauvoo
Nauvoo Restoration Inc
105 N Wells St
Nauvoo IL 62354
Phone 217 453-2233
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.nauvoonet.com/
Description
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Preservation
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
 
  Kansas
Atchison
Atchison Rail Museum
PO Box 19
Atchison KS 66002
Phone 913 367-6454
Web Site http://www.atchison.org/Tourism/RailMusm.htm
Description adjacent to Historical Society museum, outdoor display of 1902 Baldwin locomotive, post office/baggage car, cabooses, snow plow' miniature train rides in summer
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
 
    KY
 
Union
 
Big Bone Lick State Park
 
3380 Beaver Road
 
Union  KY   41091
 
Phone   859 384-3522
 
Web Site  http://parks.ky.gov/stateparks/bb/index.htm
 
Description  indoor museum & film, outdoor museum with Discovery Trail leading through diorama  showing prehistoric animals struggling in bog, nature viewing, live buffalo herd
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Paleontology
 
New or Updated:   6/2/2005
 
 

  LA

  Baton Rouge

  LSU Hilltop Arboretum

  11855 Highland Road

  Baton Rouge  LA  70810    

  Phone   225 767-6916

  Web Site  http://appl003.lsu.edu/hilltop/hilltop.nsf/index

  E-mail  mailto:hilltop@lsu.edu

  Description  14 acre site featuring native LA trees & shrubs

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  New or Updated:       7/21/2005

 
  Massachusetts
Greenfield
Deerfield Museums
Greenfield MA 01301
Phone 413 774-7476
Web Site ******
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Town
Kind of Activity
Living History
Nature of Group or Site
Outdoor

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  MA

  Greenfield

  Old Greenfield Village

  Waine Morse

  PO Box 1124

  Greenfield  MA  01302    

  Phone  413 774-7138

  Web Site  http://mtdata.com/~mmwm33/

  E-mail  mailto:MMWM33@mtdata.com

  Description  more than a dozen buildings and authentic artifacts from the turn of

                    the last century

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Era  1895

  New or Updated:  4/16/2006

   
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