Leave No Trace Blogs

Apr 02, 2008
Last weekend marked the first ever global "Earth Hour" an event that started last year in Sydney, Australia as a way to demonstrate how much energy can be saved by turning the lights out for one hour. Over 300 cities participated in the event... Read More
Apr 02, 2008
I wanted to inform the Leave No Trace community that if you would like to have a copy of the Leave No Trace power point presentation, then you can either call or email the Center with your name and full address and we would be happy to mail one to... Read More
Mar 31, 2008
By now, I'm sure you've heard of geocaching. According to http://www.geocaching.com/, geocaching "is an entertaining adventure game for gps (global positioning system) users. The basic idea is to have individuals and organizations set up caches... Read More
Mar 27, 2008
class·room /ˈklæsˌrum, -ˌrʊm,/ –noun 1. a room, as in a school or college, in which classes are held. 2. any place where one learns or gains experience. at·mos·phere /ˈætməsˌfɪər/ –noun   [...] 6. a surrounding or pervading mood,... Read More
Mar 25, 2008
When I last blogged, I discussed the Leave No Trace international initiatives including three branches in Australia, Canada and Ireland. Beverely Pierson, who coordinates efforts in Ireland, recently sent an update about the progress that... Read More
Mar 20, 2008
It's almost Spring, and around here that means planning for upcoming outings and trips. Two of our favorites items to never leave home without are a good frisbee and a warm hat. The 175 gram Leave No Trace Frisbee is made of post-consumer... Read More
Mar 19, 2008
One of the newest items available to buy from our store is the Backpackers' Cache, a bear resistant container. It has been tested by the experts (bears) and proven to be effective in not only reducing odor transmission of the food stored inside,... Read More
Mar 13, 2008
Today is kind of like Christmas at Leave No Trace, or a holiday in the very least. At noon (drum roll please!), we will officially welcome the latest additions to the Leave No Trace environmental education community: two brand new Subaru/Leave No... Read More
Mar 12, 2008
Check out our new International Partner Page, where you can see what organizations around the world are doing with Leave No Trace. Every year, international Leave No Trace efforts expand and grow as we add more and more international partners... Read More
Mar 11, 2008
*Picture from a recent trip to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee Last Sunday was one of those beautiful, warm, sunny, late winter days that makes you long for spring. Having been on the road for the past week at a meeting in... Read More