On a beautiful tile map of the greater Yellowstone ecosystem, in the Draper Natural History section of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, the WRPA held its 2017 Awards Banquet.
The following WRPA awards were presented in Cody on October 4, 2017, unless otherwise noted.
WRPA Board Elections 2017
The WRPA general membership elected its new board officers for 2017-18 at the Annual Business Luncheon held on October 6, 2017, in Cody, Wyoming.
2017 Scholarship Winners Recognized
The Wyoming Recreation and Parks Association awarded several scholarships at its 2017 Business Luncheon on Wednesday, October 4 in Cody, Wyoming. The scholarships and their recipients are as follows:
Beck Lake Bike Park and Trails
The Beck Lake Bike Park and Trails currently has about ten miles of purpose built trails, jump lines from beginner to advanced (rollers up to 6 foot lips and drops), a pump track, a drop zone and skills trails.
WRPA Incentive Plan Program
The Mission of the WRPA Incentive Program (WIP) is to increase membership participation in all aspects of the WRPA by providing an incentive plan that will reward members for their professional efforts and recognize members for years of service, involvement and contributions to the WRPA. The plan will encourage current WRPA members to continue their individual career growth and dedication to the field of Recreation and Parks.