passive recreation

Related to passive recreation: active recreation

passive recreation

n.
Outdoor recreational activities, such as nature observation, hiking, and canoeing or kayaking, that require a minimum of facilities or development and that have minimal environmental impact on the recreational site.
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As part of Stantec's role, the team provided site assessment, planning, engineering design, permitting and construction phase services for Phases I and II of the project involving passive recreation, ecological restoration and habitat creation.
This April Hoffman Estates Park District's Playground and Construction team will begin updating two neighborhood parks, Community Park and Willow Park, with unique attractions, green space, active and passive recreation areas and updated play features.
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Grazing will continue, along with scientific research, education and, in the future, passive recreation via an expansion of the existing California Coastal Trail.
The district plans to develop the area for passive recreation, such as hiking and bird watching, and active recreation, such as mountain biking and trail running.
He said the parcel is important to the overall area, not only because of the open space and natural areas that will be preserved, but also because it will serve as the primary community access point to the collective Crow Hill properties for passive recreation.
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There are no crisp boundaries between active recreation proper and passive recreation. Even in the case of some traditional arrangements, such as "included total??" (IT), where the tourist is provided an agreed range of services in the sojourn location, there is often the spontaneous manifestation of optional service requests for that type of leisure activities, entertainment, leisure recreation (also called "leisure time", or simply "leisure") that meets positive feedback in terms of attractiveness, diversity, originality and the quality level of the benefits.
Amenities at La Moraga include a resort style pool and spa, fitness centre with yoga room, icafe, media and billiards room, outdoor grill area, neighborhood park frontage with active and passive recreation areas.
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