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Your Recreational Headquarters Around Houston


It’s important to know that a green Houston doesn’t come free. It takes lots of hard work and maintenance. When you get a chance make sure you take the time to thank all of the organizations that make a difference. You can join their mailing lists, make a contribution, become members, or simply send them an e-mail and say thank you.

Use the links below to donate to the organization of your choice.


Bayou Preservation Associtaion:

The Bayou Preservation Association is one of the main drives behind all of the paddling trails in Houston and they are working hard to make the paddling trails user friendly and clean.

Buffalo Bayou Partnership:

The Buffalo Bayou Partnership is doing a great job beautifying the lower end of the bayou from Shepherd to the Turning Basin.

Memorial Park Conservancy:

Memorial Park Conservancy is engaged in a wide range of activities to preserve the park's native habitat, and at the same time, ensure the enjoyment of Memorial Park by the public. The Conservancy is working to make the Master Plan a reality through fund raising, education programs and volunteer activities.

Houston Arboretum and Nature Center:
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Located on the western edge of Memorial Park, the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and the opportunity to experience the natural world. This 155-acre non-profit urban nature sanctuary provides education about the natural environment to Houstonians of all ages. It plays a vital role in protecting native plants and animals in the heart of the city where development threatens their survival.

Bayou Shuttle Service

Besides the famous history kayak tours and the canoe/kayak and bike shuttles, Bayou Shuttle Service works non-stop to give back to the city of Houston and its waterways. The Bayou Shuttle Service is constantly organizing cleanups and special events to benefit not just the city but many non profit organizations. All donations made to the Bayou Shuttle Service go to supplies such as trash bags, trash grabbers, water to drink and gloves. With these items the Bayou Shuttle Service can continue to put on these fantastic service projects. Donations made to Bayou Shuttle Service are not tax deductable..

Do You Want To Contribute but Can't Decide:

Use this link to make a general donation and we will split it up evenly amongst all the beneficiaries less any processing fees.