Definition of recreationist
: a person who seeks recreation especially in the outdoors
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The fire has spread to 17 square miles (44 square kilometers) and is heading toward a lake used by recreationists and where some homes stand, said Erin Darboven of the Bureau of Land Management.
Conservationists and recreationists have united on the Dolores, merging their missions in a singular push for more water.
Marine patrol deputies on Monday planned to return to the Gott’s Point area to locate the capsized boat and mark it with a buoy so other recreationists can avoid it.
Dayton also proposed spending $9.3 million in new General Fund money to be used to support parks and trails operations in order to meet the needs and expectations of a wide variety of outdoor recreationists.
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