About Eppley

Long Story, Short...

The Eppley Institute is Indiana University's unique outreach program for the park, recreation and public land management professions.

We provide expertise in several areas, including technical assistance and research, planning and design, and training and education for organizations around the world. ( READ MORE )


Planning & Design

Eppley's park and recreation planning and design services balance the needs and desires of a community with practical and economic realities.

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Our Portfolio

Boulder Master Plan

The Parks and Recreation Master Plan led to community consensus about the department’s priorities and gave the city tools for financial and operational decision making.( Read more )

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    Eppley Teams with NPS for Cultural Landscapes Training

    The Eppley Institute is working with the National Park Service (NPS) Cultural Landscapes Program to deliver a series of training webinars. The webinars will feature two topics delivered

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    A Century of Beauty – Rocky Mountain National Park

    Rocky Mountain National Park is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. It was established in 1915 after an eight-year campaign led by Enos Mills, and now you can visit the park to se

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    It’s Time to Garden!

    I’ve been an amateur gardener for several seasons. Each spring and summer, we toss some plants in the ground, add some water, and hope for the best. Ok, maybe it’s a little more tha

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Documents published by the Eppley Institute such as master plans and reports. ( read more )


Practical information about management strategies in parks and recreation. ( read more )


The Eppley Institute has compiled a list of links that may be of use to you. ( read more )

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