In the present study, the association between using urban parks in Ankara and subjective well-being is aimed to be investigated. Participants composing 210 urban park users are asked to complete two scales about subjective well-being in addition to answer their socio-demographic variables and questions about urban parks that they are using in the frame of voluntary participation and informed consent. According to results, there were positive and significant relationship between using urban parks and subjective wellbeing. Urban park users reported higher scores of positive experiences when they compare their experiences before using a park, on the basis of physical, mental and social experiences. In the light of findings, promoting to increase urban park users and considering psycho-social needs of individuals are encouraged to be taken into consideration for further studies.
Keywords: Urban Park, Subjective Wellbeing, Ankara