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The Texas Recreation and Park Society or TRAPS, is dedicated to improving the quality of life throughout local communities, via recreational spaces and parks. TRAPS provides the public with resources and education to ensure high quality parks and outdoor spaces.

The Society is a state affiliate of NRPA, National Recreation and Parks Association. TRAPS works with recreation professionals to promote projects and help parks apply for grants and financial aid, as well as organizing events and advocating for open spaces. With hundreds of parks and recreation centers around Texas, run by both cities and counties, the Society is achieving its goal of excellence in recreation, open spaces and parks.

Encouraging Outdoor Play

The 4 Kids provides outdoor play equipment and structures to help parks and trails meet the high standards of the organization. With unique shelters and equipment installed in prominent locations, families have a good reason to get out and enjoy exercise and fresh air. Our products can be found throughout parks and open spaces across the state, providing enjoyment for all ages.