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We spent a day in Sandy Hook at NJ’s only nude beach. Here’s what to expect if you go

“Nude bathers may be present on beach” warned a sign near the packed parking area of Gunnison beach — a strip of sand and sea in the Gateway National Recreation Area separated from other Sandy Hook beach-loungers by grassy dunes. The presence of nude bathers is the only reason my friend and I drove an…

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How To (Legally) Celebrate National Nude Day [USA]

Sunday, July 14 is National Nude Day, a day dedicated to celebrating the benefits of naturism and nudism. (While some use the terms interchangeably, other use naturism to refer to a philosophical approach to social nudity, and nudism to refer to a more casual approach to occasional social nudity.) If you enjoy the occasional skinny…

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Nude man caught working out at Planet Fitness thought it was ‘judgment-free zone,’ police say

Nude man caught working out at Planet Fitness thought it was ‘judgment-free zone,’ police say A man who was caught naked in a Planet Fitness thought he’d get away with it because the gym considers itself a “judgment-free zone,” officials said. Eric Stagno, 34, of Massachusetts, was arrested on Sunday at a gym in Plaistow,…

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Naked Religion

Naked Religion As I stated in my last post I am a Christian. This may come as a surprise to you, especially since much of the nudist community has shunned religion. The shunning is unfortunately mutual in most circumstances. But, just like politics, nudists come from many religious backgrounds. Personally, I come from a very…

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Wear Nothing But A Smile: Prominent Nude Activist Turner V. Stokes Dies At 90

Wear Nothing But A Smile: Prominent Nude Activist Turner V. Stokes Dies At 90 Turner V. Stokes’ favorite outfit was when he was wearing — as he liked to say — nothing but a smile. The 90-year-old leader of various nudist organizations died Saturday from prostate cancer in Nanjemoy, Md. Born in Washington, D.C., in…

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Nudity Isn’t Illegal in National Parks, But Don’t Do Anything Weird

Nudity Isn’t Illegal in National Parks, But Don’t Do Anything Weird Nature is glorious. It can make us feel a whole lot of ways — sometimes nature’s splendor makes us want to charge all the way up a mountain, or break out our stupidest dance move on the beach at sunset, or strip down to…

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American Association for Nude Recreation – Social Family Nudism in Appropriate Places

American Association for Nude Recreation – Social Family Nudism in Appropriate Places Our interview with American Association for Nude Recreation President Beverly B. Price People all over the world enjoy nonsexual nude recreation. Some call themselves skinnydippers. Some call themselves nudists. Some call themselves naturists. There are nudist or naturist vacations, clubs, resorts, campgrounds, groups,…

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Mail carrier refuses to deliver mail inside nudist community

Mail carrier refuses to deliver mail inside nudist community A nudist community in Florida is angry over a letter carrier’s refusal to deliver mail inside their gates. Most of the mail is placed in mailboxes outside the gate at the Eden RV Resort in Hudson. Residents say one carrier refuses to deliver packages inside the…

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Flashback: Tarrant County nudists threw caution, clothing to the wind

Flashback: Tarrant County nudists threw caution, clothing to the wind Like to walk around in your birthday suit? Worry about getting enough Vitamin D? The 1930s had a great option for you: nudist colonies. In 1933 a group of more than fifty prominent Forth Worth young people formed their own nudist colony in the woods…