Associations & Resources

As the saying at Nudist Planet goes, naturism is better with company. With that in mind, on this page you’ll find information and links about some naturist or nudist clubs associations and resources that you should check out.

If you know of a reputable organization that you would like to see listed here, please send that information using the contact page.

Clubs & Associations


Gay Naturist International (GNI)

from its website: Gay Naturists International began in 1981 as part of The Naturist Society. In 1993, we became an independent organization. Through our affiliated clubs, we lend a bare hand to any fellow who’s comfortable being gay and naked. GNI is open to all gay, bisexual, and gay-friendly men who are at least 21 years old.

The Naturist Society

from its website: Our thousands of members from across the U.S., Canada and beyond come from all walks of life. Single people, families, and retirees; teachers, construction workers, clerks and computer programmers; globe-trotters and homebodies… it doesn’t matter. If you share our underlying principle—body acceptance through nude recreation — you’re already a naturist at heart.

International Naturist Federation

International Men Enjoying Naturism (IMEN)


American Association for Nude Recreation

from its website: Simply put, we exist “To advocate nudity and nude recreation in appropriate settings while educating and informing society of their value and enjoyment.”

Chicago Area Naturists Sons

CANS is an organization of male nudists and naturists dedicated to accepting and appreciating the human body in its naturally beautiful state. CANS provides opportunities for gay, bi, questioning and affirming men to gather for social, non-sexual enjoyment and camaraderie.


Naturist Association of Thailand


Federación Española de Naturismo

The Scottish Outdoor Club

Skinny Dipper Recreation

The internet is filled with interesting views on naturism and nudism. Here are a few naturist websites that you should have bookmarked. Check them out and you are sure to agree.

Nudist Planet

Other Resources

All Nudist

Clothes Free Life

They bill themselves as a “digit magazine of clothes free living”.

Fantasy Ramblings

Jake is taking on the establishment. He works to remove indecency laws which prevent public nudity.

Gay Naked Destinations e-books

A series of 5 e-books for the gay naturist traveler covering the worlds clothing optional B&Bs, resorts, gay campgrounds, nudist beaches, annual nude events, men’s nudist groups, nude sailing cruises, men’s saunas, spas and venues.

Guysers Gazette

A quarterly e-magazine for gay/nudist travelers to Rotorua, New Zealand that keeps you informed about what’s new, what’s hot, what’s healthy, what’s fun and what’s yum!

Naked Colors Podcast

Here’s a podcast dedicated to Naturism: A Clothes Free Lifestyle. This podcast discusses, defines, and dives into various topics concerning Naturism and Life as a Naturist.

The Naked Gentleman

Blog outlining one nudist’s journey through the world.

Naked Wanderings

Travel and resources for naturists

Naturist BnB

Naturist friendly accommodation bookings. Caters private homestay, holiday homes and resorts – basically any type of accommodation. One thing common with all of them is their naturist friendly host and clothing optional or nudist nature.

Nu et heureux / Naked and Happy

Blogger Marc’s thoughts on naturism and his experiences as a nudist.


Dedicated to nude hiking and outdoor adventures. The sight is primarily in French but Google translate makes it easily accessible for English speakers.

ReNude Pride

Roger’s refreshing take on the world of naturism. He chronicles his experiences as a gay bare practitioner in insightful and amusing posts.

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