Dayton Outdoor Recreation Initiative
Develop a recreation initiative for Five Rivers MetroParks
Active Strategies Process
Creation of two major community events, The Adventure Summit and the Midwest Outdoor Experience
IThe two events were a catalyst for significant bike friendly initiatives and the development of many outdoor facilities including two whitewater parks, mountain bike and backpacking trail facilities. Today Dayton employs active lifestyle strategies as part of its development efforts. In 2015, Dayton earned an Honorable Mention in its Best Outdoor Town competition and was recently named the host of the 2017 International Trail Symposium.