NASPD 2021 Conference

Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Registration Information

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Registration is open June 1 to August 23, 2021.

Registration Costs

Standard Registration: $475.00

Webinar-Only Registration: $75.00

Field Trip Costs (Optional)

Full Field Trip Descriptions

Architectural Wonders: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob - $60

Golf at Seven Springs - $53.00

The Great Escape at Ohiopyle State Park - $45.00

Hiking and Paddleboarding at Laurel Hill State Park - $40.00

Whitewater Raft the Youghiogheny River – $150.00

Guest Trip Costs (Optional)

Full Guest Trip Descriptions

Heritage of the Highlands - $60.00

Over the Ridges - $85.00

Standard Registrations:

The best way to attend NASPD 2021 is in person. Nothing compares to the value of networking with directors, park leadership teams, and industry leaders; experiencing the setting and culture of the host state; and hands-on learning and brainstorming with colleagues. This year, join us for unique experiences showcasing Laurel Hill and Ohiopyle state parks through two special evenings of presentations, park exploration, interaction with CCC boys, and exposure to the incredible old growth forests, whitewater river, and beautiful natural resources found within the Laurel Highlands.

  • All conference sessions and meals
  • Evening Networking and Socials
  • The Grand Opening Ceremony in-person
  • Exhibit Hall Access with direct, face-to-face contact with industry professionals and services including sponsors, exhibitors, and speakers
  • Evening Reception: Relive Our Conservation Legacy Past at Laurel Hill State Park
  • Evening Event: Building Tomorrow’s Conservation Legacy at Ohiopyle State Park
  • The Silent Auction
  • The Banquet and Awards Ceremony
  • Participation in the Flight 93 National Memorial 20th Annual Day of Observance
  • Explore the Laurel Highlands region through optional, highly interactive field and guest trips
  • Free SWAG and contest prizes

Webinar-Only Registrations:

Select sessions and events will be streamed as webinars providing learning and professional-development opportunities for personnel traditionally unable to attend the conference. Interaction will be limited to submission of questions online; participants will be muted and without video capability. Webinar-only participants can network and interact with other staff, exhibitors, and sponsors through the Whova app.

Webinar-only sessions include:

  • The Grand Opening Ceremony live feed
  • NASPD General Sessions
  • The Awards Ceremony


Requests for conference registration cancellations and full refunds (minus fees) must be received by 4 PM EST, Monday, August 23, 2021. No refunds will be granted after August 23, 2021. For hotel or lodging cancellations, contact the Seven Springs Mountain Resort at or 800-452-2223.

Contact Rachel Eckman (; 814-342-5960) with any registration-related update needs, cancellation/refund requests, or questions.