YEAR IN REVIEW

In 2015, thousands of you joined in to SHOW we can live in the city and still love the outdoors

  Photo by Tys Tyson

Photo by Tys Tyson


For 10-days at the beginning of the summer the second annual OutdoorFest took over the city ...

Together WE:

...started with a headlamp trail run

...hiked the long path

  Photo by @VivPVentures

Photo by @VivPVentures

... took over governors island

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... heaRd from athletes like Will Gadd and Ashima Shiraishi

...camped on staten island

  Photo by Reggo

Photo by Reggo

...did yoga in all five boroughs

  Photo by Sharon Bruce

Photo by Sharon Bruce

... hosted NYC's First Outdoor Recreation Expo

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WE also CLIMBED in central park

 Kayaked around governors island

sup'ed in the hudson

Surfed in Queens

AND SO MUCH MORE. 


in 2015 We also launched the Get Outside Guide - a curated list of trip suggestions in and around New York City

We had Mappy hours all over the five boroughs, hosted a holiday market and ended the year with a surf and yoga retreat

  NYC May Mappy Hour at NY Distilling Co.

NYC May Mappy Hour at NY Distilling Co.

  NYC November Mappy Hour at the Lowline Labs

NYC November Mappy Hour at the Lowline Labs

  Backyard at Threes Brewing

Backyard at Threes Brewing

  Surfing in December

Surfing in December


And then The enthusiasm in NYC started spreading to other urban centers....

LATER IN THE YEAR, MAPPY HOUR grew internationally to Calgary

In January, Mappy Hour LAUnCHEd in Washington d.c.

  Mappy Hour in Washington D.C. by Macon Elizabeth

Mappy Hour in Washington D.C. by Macon Elizabeth

  Mappy Hour in Calgary by Team Canada

Mappy Hour in Calgary by Team Canada

Thank you to everyone who was part of this year

we can't wait for 2016

Thoughts on 2015 and suggestions on making 2016 the best year yet? Let us know and you could win a BioLite Nanogrid!