I was "officially" introduced by my ex wife. Her parents were members of a local nudist resort. In fact her Dad was the president at the time, in the early 80's. The funny situation before we got married was when she brought me to meet her parents and her Mom answered the door nude, that was a little shocking. So we both went in and her Dad was nude smoking a joint and asked me if I wanted a hit. That was interesting. After we left my ex wife was very embarrassed. She apologized for what happened. I just told her that was ok not to worry about it.
She told me that she had gone with her parents along with 2 of her siblings to the resort and asked me if that bothered me. I told her no it didn't. After about 5 months of being coaxed by her Dad to come up she asked me if I would go too. I thought about it and then said yes. My first time going there we did not get nude but after the third week at her parents cabin she stripped down and so did I. The first time that I went outside it felt warm by the sun. So seeing others nude at first, live, was a little strange but at the same time invigorating. My Mother-in-law made a comment to my wife about going for a walk with her Dad to "relax" myself. So we both went for a walk in the woods and after that I felt more relaxed at the resort. From then on we went every weekend especially at that time there was a heat wave for 2 weeks and felt better there than it was in town by far.
After about 3 years she decided not wanting to go anymore. She did not give any reason why. For me I started going back to the resort once again and have not looked back. Compared to being in the city it's much better up there where it's quiet and sitting in the hot tub or lying on the dock next to the lake is so peaceful. Hiking around in the woods is also very relaxing in the nude, For the most part last year I didn't go up there as much due to the wildfires here in Oregon which one of them was in a evacuation zone 1. This year I'm looking forward to go back as soon as the weather gets warmer and hopefully the Music Festival will resume again this summer.
I started young too. It was experimentation time - getting naked with other guys then the next door neighbor girl. Loved seeing the different anatomy between us. As I got older the neighborhood kids would play strip with girls and guys which was a blast. I would also ride bikes down a trail in the woods nude and one day got caught by a neighborhood girl I went to school with (I am now renewed friends with her and believe we will share some nude experiences soon.) And still later one of the older kids showed all of us a true hard on (and he was huge). Going into my pre-teens I started getting erections for almost no reason at all and would show to my other male friends who were not experiencing them yet. I also got hairy down there first. So I got set up a few times getting naked and they would bring girls in on me to gawk, laugh and run away. As the hairy dick talk of the school I guess I just always loved getting naked. I once went to Hippie Hollow here in Austin TX and got naked (and again erect) while walking around in wonder at all the naked people - it is legal there. I believe I was in my late teens then.
About 3-4 years ago now with off and on again experiences getting naked, decided I needed go back to the nude park and did for an afternoon. This time it was a true reawakening and I have been eager to stay naked whenever possible.
For as long as I could remember mom and dad slept nude. You remember how as young tike you would venture into their room middle of the night and crawl between them. In my case both were nude, so at about age 14 I decided if it was good for them it was good for me. Plus there was the occasional strip poker game amongst friends (male and female) and also skinny dipping.
I was brought up as a nudist from day 1. My parents managed a nudist resort so I was just brought up that way. I really didn't wear any clothes except for the few times we did errands outside the resort. Even after fully developing as a teen and having sex, I never wore clothes. I was homeschooled by my mom so there was no reason to put on clothes most the time until my junior year when I started going to a regular High school. But once back at the resort, I got naked again. The rest is history....
My interest in nudism began around age 11 when a neighborhood friend and I went swimming one summer night in a neighbor's pool. We were swimming around and he said let's take off our swim suits, so I did. We were both pre-puberty, but he was a couple of years older. In subsequent summers I began skinny dipping with other friends in their pools. What started with swimming nude after dark as mostly a dare, grew to skinny dipping in the daylight and then running around the back yard nude (but that was always after dark). I found being naked among my friends thrilling. When I got to college, I convinced my girlfriend (now my wife) to skinny dip in my parents pool, always after dark. After we married, we found a nearby pond where people would get naked and we visited it several times. It was the first time I saw my wife naked in public and exposed in front of other men. Our interest in naturism grew, but there was a timeout period when the kids were growing up. She still considers it a little naughty, so there was no nudity in front of the kids once they reached about 5 years. old.