Recreation Northwest

Fairhaven Park Phase Two – Wetland Mitigation – Native Plants Work Party

We have begun Phase Two of our Fairhaven Park Trail and Wetland Boardwalk project. We are starting restoration work this spring and the trail and boardwalk construction will be in July and August. As a comprehensive project to help restore damage to the wetland, we got our volunteer crew together to plant native plants at the direction of… Continue reading

Fairhaven Lions present another BIG Check for our shared Legacy Project

With the support of the Fairhaven Lions, Recreation Northwest has been able to move the Fairhaven Park Trail and Wetland Boardwalk project forward. President Joel Haggen presents me (co-Director Todd E.) with a BIG Check for $20,000 at the Lions meeting on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017. BIG Thanks to Joel and my fellow Lions.

The Fairhaven Lions funding has… Continue reading

Parkscription Update – March 2017

This will be the first in a series of updates every month or two, to keep you updated on our progress and we move from dreaming, to piloting, to launching a full program partnering with health practitioners to get people outdoors. 

  We’ll start with some key thank you’s.   First off to Family Care Network for agreeing to… Continue reading

Brio Laundry Crew & Blackberry Removal in Fairhaven Park

On Saturday, March 11th, The Brio Laundry Crew came out to our first Recreation Northwest Fairhaven Park Work Party of the year. We set out to remove invasive blackberries from our work site in Fairhaven Park.

After a brief Trail Talk with Todd (that’s me) we joined together at the work site.

We gathered under the tent to discuss the… Continue reading

Watch Video of our 2017 Outdoor Recreation SUMMIT Keynote Speakers

Our video was sponsored by Varvid: Internet Broadcasting & Live Stream Events. We are able to share this with you through their generosity, which we appreciate. It originally live streamed through our Facebook page and is now available on our You Tube channel.

2017 Outdoor Recreation SUMMIT Keynote Speakers featuring Jon Snyder – Governor’s Policy Advisor on Outdoor… Continue reading