Naturism is the practice of complete nudity in a social setting. Though nudity is the most obvious aspect of naturism, it is simply a tool to reach closer to a natural state. The purpose of naturism is to promote wholesomeness and stability of the human body, mind, and spirit. It also promotes wellbeing through complete contact of the body with the natural elements. For a full description of naturism, visit

Please review the First Visit page before visiting Bare Oaks, as it offers information for people trying naturism for the first time, clarifies misconceptions about naturism, and provides important information about the Bare Oaks community.