Outdoor Equity Program

Connecting Communities with Nature

Our Outdoor Equity Program is dedicated to ensuring that all members of our community have the opportunity to experience and enjoy the great outdoors. We believe in the healing power of nature and the importance of providing equitable access to outdoor spaces and environmental education.

Connecting Nature and Community

Program Highlights:

  • Inclusive Adventures: OEP offers a variety of outdoor excursions, including hiking, camping, and environmental education trips, specifically tailored to engage participants from all backgrounds and skill levels.

  • Environmental Education: Through hands-on workshops and interactive field trips, participants gain valuable knowledge about local ecosystems, conservation efforts, and sustainable practices, empowering them to become stewards of their environment.

  • Community Building: The program is designed to strengthen community bonds and promote social well-being by encouraging teamwork, respect for nature, and shared outdoor experiences.

  • Health and Wellness: By facilitating active engagement with the natural world, OEP contributes to the physical and mental health of participants, highlighting the benefits of outdoor activity for overall well-being.

Programs & Classes

Empowering Through Nature

In partnership with the State and the City of Stockton, our program aims to break down barriers to outdoor access and promote a healthy, sustainable lifestyle for all, regardless of socioeconomic status. Our initiatives focus on educational outdoor activities, conservation projects, and community-building events designed to foster a deep connection with the environment.

Supported by Generous Grants

Grant Language

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Our efforts are made possible through the support of state grants and local contributions, which enable us to offer these programs at no or low cost to participants. This funding ensures that our outdoor activities are accessible and inclusive, providing opportunities for all community members to learn, grow, and connect with nature.

Celebrating Our Community and Nature

Our Photo Gallery showcases the achievements and memorable moments from our past events. From community clean-ups to educational hikes, these photos capture the essence of what we do and the impact we have. Take a moment to browse through and see the joy and learning that happens when we come together in nature.