Leave No Trace Blogs

Oct 31, 2018
Stephens City, VA: We hike all the time and get a lot of questions about everything we keep on the outside of our daypacks. Check out this video for a tour of what Jessie keeps on her pack for every hike. Keep a bandana tied to your shoulder strap... Read More
Oct 28, 2018
Even Bigfoot needs a vacation every once in a while. And where does he go? The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, that's where!     Have you ever been to this incredible place? Learn how you can Leave No Trace while you are at the Boundary... Read More
Oct 25, 2018
Join Leave No Trace This Saturday in Denver, CO This Saturday, October 27th, Leave No Trace and their partner Coors Light invite you to a river cleanup along Denver's South Platte. The stretch of trail and river in downtown Denver is a great... Read More
Oct 21, 2018
Bryce Canyon, UT: Ever been to the Grand Canyon? How about Yosemite, Devils Tower or Crater Lake? If you appreciate these American all-stars, you can thank Teddy Roosevelt. While president from 1901-1909, Roosevelt designated nearly... Read More
Oct 15, 2018
Moab, UT: When you need to set your tent, wash dishes, or use the bathroom, walk 200 feet from trails and water sources first. 200 feet? That's really far! To demonstrate, here are a few familiar landmarks that don't quite measure... Read More
Oct 11, 2018
The National Park Service was founded over a century ago to preserve and share with future generations our historic, cultural, natural and scenic treasures that embody our American legacy. As national parks continue into their second century, Leave... Read More
Oct 10, 2018
Bryson City, NC: Want to take your camping game up a notch or three? Take our 3 Skills in 3 Minutes Challenge! Below are three of our favorite skills videos from the past couple of years that will help you enjoy your next adventure... Read More
Oct 07, 2018
Lafayette, IN:  Living out of our Subarus full time, the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers can put these vehicles through a lot. This means we usually retire our Subarus early, sending them on to greener pastures and less... Read More
Oct 04, 2018
Can you use a camp hatchet and Leave No Trace? We think so, as long as you practice safe and ecologically responsible hatchet use. What exactly does that entail? Watch this video to find out! Irresponsible use of hatchets, axes,... Read More
Sep 28, 2018
Wickes, AR: Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area is one of twenty Hot Spots the Subaru/Leave No Trace traveling trainers are visiting in 2018. Situated just south of Ouachita National Forest in Arkansas, the park boasts a... Read More