H.E.A.T.—diversifying National Park visitorship


Rock Creek Park, Washington DC

While visitorship to US National Parks has reached an all-time high, less than 20% of those visitors are people of color. This organization—Hike Every Available Trail—was organized to encourage African Americans and other people of color to get out and enjoy the great outdoors

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Changing the face of National Parks

By Tik Root

National Geographic Society

February 1, 2017