2017 National Outdoor Recreation Conference

Creating a Relevant and Inclusive Future

Monday, May 1 - Thursday, May 4, 2017

The Saguaro Hotel - Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona

The National Outdoor Recreation Conference, held annually by the Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals, showcases innovative and creative approaches to nature-based outdoor recreation research, planning, and management.

Most of the presentations from the 2017 conference have been posted to the Conference Proceedings page. If your presentation is not included, contact sergio.capozzi@recpro.org.


Thank you to our Sponsors

Grand Canyon Sponsors

  US Forest Service logoBureau of Land Management Logo

 Salt River Sponsors

 Trails Unlimited LLC logoAramark logoRecreation Resource Management logoLogan Simpson Logo

Sonoran Desert Sponsors

CHM Government Services logo Active Network logo

Friends of the Conference

Scholarship Fund Contributors

  • Southwest Decision Resources
  • Kevin Chesley
  • Brenda Adams-Weyant
  • John Baas
  • Rachel Franchina
  • Margaret Bailey
  • Michael Bradley
  • Annie McVay
  • Maren Murphy
  • Danna Stroud