Leave No Trace Blogs

Jan 28, 2018
South Lake Tahoe, CA: We’ve been on the road as Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers for 625 days. In that time, we’ve traveled the Western United States, conducted hundreds of events, reached millions of people with the Leave No Trace mission,... Read More
Jan 28, 2018
Saranac Lake, NY: It’s the middle of a cold winter in much of the country. Here in New York, we have experienced mind-numbing cold, almost too cold to get outdoors while witnessing extreme temperatures down to -25ºF. With... Read More
Jan 20, 2018
Galt, CA: Litter in the outdoors poses a threat to wildlife who may ingest the trash we leave behind. When litter breaks down it leeches chemicals into the surrounding environment, which negatively impacts nearby vegetation and could contaminate... Read More
Jan 17, 2018
Boulder, CO: Take a look at the achievements that made for a remarkable 365 days of protecting the planet in 2017. You, the members and supporters of Leave No Trace, did incredible work safeguarding the natural world through... Read More
Jan 12, 2018
Amicalola, Georgia: As avid hikers, we’re extremely grateful for the trails that lead us to amazing views, idyllic campsites and cool swimming holes. And while we might not get out to do trail work every weekend, we can help keep... Read More
Jan 11, 2018
Jekyll Island, GA: Road life for a Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer gets tougher in the winter. Gone are the plush days of summer; we're dealing with more wet, more cold, and longer dark stretches outside... Read More
Dec 19, 2017
Boulder, CO: Sure, 2017 may be remembered as the year that “fake news” entered the popular vocabulary, but journalism isn’t dead yet. The five news items below surely rank among the feel-good Leave No Trace stories of the year. ... Read More
Dec 04, 2017
Boulder, CO: The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics seeks Traveling Trainers who are passionate educators, skilled communicators and content creators, and are ready and excited to live and work on the road!   Position... Read More
Nov 28, 2017
Eugene, OR: When we think of the Appalachian Trail, we think of high adventure, green mountain vistas - and, of course, McAfee Knob. A Leave No Trace Hot Spot in 2015, McAfee Knob is beloved by thru-hikers and day hikers alike, all... Read More
Nov 20, 2017
Amelia Island, FL: We love playing outside and we’re guessing you do, too. For us, time spent outdoors is more fun, exhilarating and renewing than pretty much anything else we do. But sometimes we have to retreat from nature and get stuff done:... Read More

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