The American Association for Nude Recreation "is the
oldest and largest organization of nudists in North America with 50,000
members and more than 200 private clubs, RV campgrounds, travel clubs,
and resorts, each offering a wide variety of recreational activities."
They publish the magazine "Naturally." See
Their address is: 1703 N Main St., Kissimmee, FL 34744-3396. Phone: 1-800-TRY-NUDE.
The American Nudist Association (ANA) covers North America and
the Caribbean. They publish a web zine semi-annually. Their website appears to
be offline currently.
The International Naturist Federation is at St. Hubertusstraat,
5, 2600, Antwerpen, Belgium. See: http://www.inf-fni.org
The Naturist Society at http://www.naturist.com.
As of 1999, they had been in existence for over 15 years and have 20,000
members. Their address is PO Box 132, Oshkosh, WI 54902. Their
Email is [email protected]
The Naturist Action Committee (NAC) is the political arm of
the Naturist Society. They attempt to prevent anti-nudity laws from
being enacted. See: http://www.naturist.com/
The Naturist Education Foundationraises "the
awareness of Naturists and non-Naturists about issues surrounding
our lifestyle so that we can gain more widespread acceptance."
The International Naturists Association is "committed to
promoting body acceptance through all media" including the Internet
and a weekly TV show. See:
Newsgroups and groups:
The Rec.Nude Newsgroups has a list of FAQs covering
different areas of the world at:
A conservative Christian nudist newsgroup is at alt.christnet.nudism
The National Family Legal Foundation has provided legal resources to help
communities combat what they call "sexually oriented businesses" (SOBs)
since 1990. Their targets include both strip clubs and naturist resorts. We believe that they have been active in restricting clothes optional beaches.
The Naturist Action Committee provides up to date
information on political and legal developments which impact
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