Resource School
Contact Info

The International Northwest Parks and Recreation Association is a dynamic and growing organization and through the years has been a significant resource and contributor to the parks and recreation profession in the Pacific Northwest.

The organization is primarily Park Maintenance and Operations oriented with emphasis on Maintenance Administration, Facility Maintenance and Field Operations. Participation by all levels of management, supervisory and field staff is actively encouraged and vital to the success of the organization. Over the years, the INPRA has enjoyed wide support and sponsored yearly Training Institutes and The Pacific Northwest Administrator's Academy and now the Pacific Northwest Resource Management Schools.

Purposes and Goals

  • To promote educational and training opportunities for park professionals and encourage study and research.

  • To sponsor an annual training institute devoted to the exchange and presentation of ideas and philosophies related to the field of parks and recreation.

  • To continually strive to insure that high quality park and recreation facilities are provided in our communities.

  • To create a strong sense of fellowship, cooperation, and spirit among the INPRA membership.

  • Sponsored Events Calendar

    2018 39rd Annual Pacific Northwest Resource Management School
    February 25 - March 2, 2018
    Semi Inclusive
    Contact Grant Parkere-mail:grant.parker@campbellriver.ca
    Port Townsend, Washington, Fort Worden State Park Conference Center
    Fort Wordenwww.fortworden.org
    Early Bird Deadline December 31, 2017