Advocacy

Great Parks Pursuit

For more information check out their website.

LINCOLN – Enjoy an outdoor adventure with family or friends and experience Nebraska parks by joining The Great Park Pursuit (GPP) for a chance to win prizes.

The goal of GPP, a partnership between the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission and the Nebraska Recreation and Park Association, is to promote active lifestyles while increasing awareness of the state’s nature-rich outdoor recreation opportunities.

2015 Winners

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2015 Great Park Pursuit Winners

 

I-Pad:                                                                    Mack Attack, Grand Island

$100 Scheels Gift Card:                                  The Ukoners, Lincoln

$500 Triple A-one:                                           The 78th Street Sweeties, Omaha

2 Hiking Vikings, Monroe

Backyard Game Package ($250 value):    Greger, Ralston

Kavon Karavan, Omaha

$200 Scheels Gift Card:                                  Panhandle Ramblers, Sidney

$500 Outdoor Camping Package:               The Brown Barnstormers, Omaha

$750 Outdoor Kayak Package:                    Adventure Seekers, Elmwood

$1,500 Outdoor Camping Package:           Chevy Rocks BAAJ, Columbus

GPS Unit:                                                             Derek’s Posse, Omaha

2015 Numbers

134     Communities Represented

5        States – Ne. Ia. Il. Ks. Co.

583    Total Teams – (134 teams did just one impression, 34 teams did 20, 2 teams did all 21)

2319   Total Participants

1259   Adults – 18 & Over

1060   Youth  – 17 & under

2369   Total Park Impressions

81 Sherman

77 Wildcat Hills

99 Lake Ogallala

106 Sutherland

134 Two Rivers

93 Willow Creek

83  Ashfalls

152  Louisville

129 Sandy Channel

135 Windmill

113 Buffalo Bill

85 Chadron

149 Prairie Queen NRD

132 Fonner Park GI

149 Benson Park Omaha

105 Vetrans Park Beatrice

137 Seward

79 South Sious City

77 Alliance

104 Holdrege

150 Parker the Traveling Post

 

For more information, to register or to see a list of the prizes that are available, visit negpp.org. If you have any questions or would like to request a hard copy registration form, send an e-mail to info@negpp.org.