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Outdoor Rx

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Outdoor Rx is a new and exciting initiative aimed at getting people outdoors. Outdoor Rx is a way to improve physical and mental health and wellbeing.  We hope you can use these resources in your own wellness journey and share this information with your family, friends, and co-workers.

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Below are all parks and recreational facilities located in Weld County, organized by city/town. Click a city/town to view a list of its parks including their locations, hours, and amenities. You can also download the Outdoor Resource Guides for each municipality – available in both English and Spanish.

If municipal park and recreational facility information needs to be updated please contact 970-400-2382 or email



Outdoor Rx Tools and Promotional Materials

The Weld County Health Department can provide posters, postcards, and nature prescriptions for organizations interested in partnering to get promote the health benefits of spending time in nature. If you’re ready to help get more Weld County residents outside contact Olga Gonzalez at or call 970-400-2382.”

All Outdoor Rx material is available in Spanish.

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“Outdoor Rx helped me find two parks in my town—that I did not know about—and I’ve lived here for 10 years!  I’ve walked every morning for the past month and feel great and lost 5 pounds!”

B.G. – Johnstown 

Do you have a story on how Outdoor Rx has helped you live an active and healthy lifestyle? Please submit stories here!


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