Learning About Nude Recreation and Nudism

| January 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Discover the Benifits of Social Nudism and Nude Recreation

Guide to Nude Recreation:

Nude recreation is a subject that sparks interest in some and revulsion in others. Whether you are interested or merely curious, here are a couple things that you might want to know about what nude recreation is and how nudism really works in the real world.

First, you do not have to be a member of a nudist club in order to visit the majority of nudist resorts. This means that you are not required to become a member of the nudist resort, nor are you required to join the American Association for Nude Recreation (AANR).

In most cases you will, however, be asked to pay a fee in order to stay for the day. For people who are interested in taking part in nude recreation but are not yet sure that they are a nudist, this makes for a good option. In addition, some clubs and resorts offer different types of memberships, including memberships that last for a season or for a vacation.

The fee charged to people who are curious to try out a nudist resort is used to pay for the amenities such as the pool, fitness room, and spa. Members of the resort are not required to pay the fee, and members of the AANR usually give a discount. In some cases, first time visitors will be given a free pass if they ask about one.

Naked Girls Enjoying Nude Recreation at an Amusement Park Ride

Naked Girls Enjoying Nude Recreation at an Amusement Park Ride

There are various different views on nudism and children. Nude recreation is not synonymous with eroticism; in fact most modern traditions of nudism deny any connection between nudism and sexuality. For this reason there are many nudist resorts that are family friendly. This means that they allow children in as long as they are accompanied by an adult.

If you are single and you want to take part in nude recreation, you may face some difficulties. Single women are allowed into most resorts without difficulty, but single men may face more resistance. Usually there will either be a limit on the number of single men that are allowed into the resort at a given time, or there will be a requirement that all men present must be members of the AANR.

If you are curious about nudism, but aren’t sure if you are up for becoming a nudist, it is worth trying out a day by paying the fee and seeing how you feel about it. If you go for just one day, you will be able to test the waters without having to pay for a stay in the hotel.

It is important to understand that nudism is not linked to sexuality. Public displays of affection and sexual activity are not tolerated in public at a nude resort. For similar reasons, cameras are not allowed inside nudist resorts. Nude recreation is intended for people who are interested in letting go of their modesty and feeling more in touch with themselves and nature. It is also about promoting equality. It is not about sexuality whatsoever.

You will not be required to remain nude at all times while you are in a nudist resort. Clothes are optional throughout the majority of the resort, and naturism is fairly rare in the evening or at the restaurant. Only the pool is reserved for complete nudity.

According to the AANR, there are currently 270 clubs, campgrounds, and resorts where nudism is practiced. Between the years of 1992 and 2007, the number of people who have registered with the AANR has risen by 75 percent to about fifty thousand people. Resorts have become more extravagant during that time as well, with revenue rising from $120 to $400 million a year.

So what is Nude Recreation?

Nudism, or naturism, refers to a mindset that rejects the need for clothes in day to day life. Some people may engage in nudist activities sporadically as a way to get away from it all, while some people have chosen it as a lifestyle. If you are considering the nudist lifestyle for yourself or you are thinking about it in general, you may find yourself wondering what nudists do for fun. The media typically depicts nudists as lounging on the beach or by the pool, and while that certainly has its perks, that is far from all that nudists do!
In a nutshell, nude recreation recreation is no different from any other type of recreation. Nudists do not stop enjoying the activities that they previously loved simply because they do not have clothes on, and as more people consider this lifestyle for themselves, they realize that clothes do not really add much to the experience!In the first place, think about swimming. Swimming is a natural recreational activity for nudists as it allows them to be in the water and to feel the water next to their skin.

They do not have to worry about swimsuits that bite or chafe, and when they get out of the water, they are only dealing with the weight of the water, not the weight of soaked spandex!When it comes to recreation, many nudists also maintain a lively social life. Being social as a nudist is easier than ever with more and more companies being willing to cater to this lifestyle.

Nude cruises are becoming more common, as are nude campsites. If you are someone who is engaged in nudism, you will find that there are plenty of other people who are invested in sharing the experience and in talking with you about it! Nudists are also completely capable of playing sports, albeit with some consideration and some protective gear. For example, many nudist resorts offer participants a chance to play tennis, nude volleyball and many other games that involve a fair amount of physical activity.

On top of that, even activities like horseback riding and cycling are not out of the question, though it might take a short period of acclimatization before you are completely comfortable again.The thing to remember about nude recreation is that it does not necessarily mandate that everyone must be completely nude all the time (though many nudists will agree that it is the ideal state).

However, nudism is a very forgiving policy that allows its members to be as bare as they feel comfortable. For example, most nudist hikers wear boots, especially when they are going to be going through rough terrain.When finding the kind of nude recreation that will suit you, think about what you love to do, and then think about how much more fun it might be to do while you are naked.

Nudism is a philosophy that encourages you to embrace your body and to learn more about what it can do; it should not be a philosophy that limits you.

Think about your favorite types of recreation, and think about how they can be enhanced by removing your clothing.When you are considering trying nude recreation, even if you can only commit for a few hours at a time, you will find that you do not simply need to sit and be still. Nudism embraces many forms of recreation, so think about what will work for you!

Nude Recreation – A Sleek and Modern Approach

Have you ever felt imprisoned by restrictive clothing? Has the waistband on your pants cut into your abdomen in a way that caused you to feel upset about your body? Have you felt overheated under clothes made of polyester or other non-breathable materials? Have your joints ached or your posture suffered from the restrictions of your outfits? If so, then you can easily understand why clothing can be unpleasant.

Nude Recreation

Nude Recreation

If you’ve ever slept naked, gone skinny dipping in a cool mountain lake or taken advantage of the high fence around your backyard to get a full body tan then you have already experienced some of the joys and freedoms of Nudism, or Naturism.

Throughout human history and across all human cultures, there have been varying attitudes towards Nudism. Many cultures wore very little or no clothing whatsoever, while others covered up the entire body except the face and hands.

In American culture, the laws and attitudes have been predominantly negative towards the practice of Nudism. That is why Young Naturist America has been established. We’re here to help dispel the old views of Naturism and to help connect people of all kinds, across all cultures, all over the world with one another to come together in their practice of Naturism and help spread the word about its many benefits.

Nude Recreation is Good for Your Health

Many health conditions such as Sickle cell anemia, arthritis, breast cancer and heart disease are greatly improved or prevented completely by receiving appropriate levels of vitamin D. Human beings evolved living outside, wearing minimal clothing (as in almost naked or naked)during the summer, exposed to many hours of sunshine for several months of the year.

This was our main source for healthy levels of vitamin D in our bodies. Just visiting a nudist camp for two weeks during summer vacation and spending hours outdoors in the nude while wearing sunscreen can provide you with all the vitamin D you need for an entire year.

Nude Recreation and Social Nudity Improves Your Self Esteem

Clothing hides our bodies. They allows us to bury any shame or criticism we have of them deep in our subconscious mind. Time spent in the company of others of all body types, without clothing, helps normalize our views of our naked bodies and the bodies of others and give us a more realistic perspective on how we look.

Shame can be released and we can come closer to the true joy of existing in the body we have for this life. Although newcomers to Nudism often worry about feeling self-conscious, in truth most self-consciousness melts away almost instantaneously and is replaced by self-acceptance and unprecedented feelings of relaxation.

Young Naturists America Mission

Young Naturist America has a sleek and modern approach for bringing Naturists together online. Whether you are new to the practice or a longtime Naturist you are welcome here to this global community, based in New York and New Jersey.

With breaking news, community events, meet-ups and locations, we strive to elevate this honorable lifestyle in society and transform negative attitudes into positive ones.

This article abouy Social Nudity and nude recreation was published by – Young Naturistsand Young Nudists America YNA

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Jordan Blum is a lifelong nudie and co-founder of Young Naturists America.