Parks & Recreation Crossword

February 1, 2017, Department, by National Recreation and Park Association

Parks Recreation Crossword 410

Test your park and recreation knowledge and download NRPA's monthly crossword puzzle! 

After completing the puzzle, check the answers to the crossword. As an added bonus for completing the crossword, you can enter a drawing to win a free NRPA Career Center Seven-Day Job Posting Package (good for one year) when you check your answers. A winner will be randomly selected and notified on February 28, 2017.


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1 Comprehensive data service from NRPA for park and recreational professionals
6 What exercise gives you more of
9 Goal
10 Desert-like
12 Start up the mountain
13 Volleyball obstacle
15 Young bear
17 QB's statistical blemish, abbr.
18 Large shady tree
20 Wear away a coastline, say
21 Was at the forefront
22 Comes down as natural water
24 State where some of the Smoky Mountains are, abbr.
25 Playground feature
26 Older of two sons
28 The loss of this is causing species to become endangered and extinct
31 Baby hooter
34 Wolfed it down
35 Young horse
36 More sedentary game for seniors who can't play rigorous games
37 Fox's lair, for example
38 Laughter sound
40 "Twenty Questions" replies
41 Regal butterfly in trouble



1 MC tool
2 Set of doable exercises for seniors that help prevent falls, 2 words
3 Net holder, on a court
4 Suffuses with color
5 Older demographic
6 Sewing aid
7 Popular medical TV series
8 Popular game for active adults
11 French for of the
14 Call it a day
16 Bottom of a river
18 Sculpture, murals, etc
19 ___ Cruz, NM
23 Refusal word
26 Egg, larva, chrysalis, for example
27 Assess
28 Chess, stamp collecting, birding, for example
29 Edges
30 Lawrence of Arabia's initials
31 Rhode Island, the ___ State
32 Triumphed
33 Value system
39 Dawn time