Leave No Trace Blogs

Mar 01, 2017
Flagstaff, AZ: We recently participated in the Grand Canyon Hiking Guides Seminar where one of the Leave No Trace issues that came up was proper headlamp etiquette. Rangers and guides both shared stories of being blinded by visitors... Read More
Feb 26, 2017
Sedona, AZ:  When it comes to properly disposing of human waste, there are four objectives to consider. 1.  Minimize water contamination 2. Minimize social and aesthetic impacts 3.  Minimize the spread of... Read More
Feb 18, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park, AZ: Disposing of waste properly is an important part of every outdoor adventure, especially when it comes to disposing of our human waste. In this Skill Series video, we will discuss why human waste is a problem, the four... Read More
Feb 17, 2017
Boulder, CO: The Resource is a monthly eNewsletter provided by the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics. Visit LNT.org/enews to have it delivered to your inbox.  February, 2017 Edition Does a Leave... Read More
Feb 16, 2017
Hueco, TX: Last week Leave No Trace participated in the 24th annual Hueco Rock Rodeo. This annual climbing competition features bouldering. Bouldering is a form of rock climbing that is done without the use of traditional climbing gear, that is... Read More
Feb 14, 2017
Durham, NC: Whenever friends get together outside; you’re bound to have a great time.  This last weekend we visited some great friends while going on an adventure to visit the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Check out this week’s video to see how we... Read More
Feb 14, 2017
Boulder, CO: For over two decades, the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics has worked to teach outdoor skills and the principles of thoughtful behaviors to people who venture into the natural world.   With massive threats to natural areas on... Read More
Feb 10, 2017
Sedona, AZ: Do you need caffeine to be a happy camper?  Don't want to pack in the coffee maker?  Not sure what to do with the messy grounds?  Here are a few tech tips we use on the road and in the backcountry for our morning brew.     Have Fun. Be... Read More
Feb 10, 2017
Reno, NV: Winter can be a great time to test out our your waterproof gear but it can also mean stormy nights cuddled around a fireplace. Here are a few of our top reads for keeping your adventurous, minimum-impact soul alive and well, even when you... Read More
Feb 08, 2017
El Paso, TX: As we all know Bigfoot is the ultimate Leave No Trace champion. This winter Bigfoot wanted to enjoy the snow and tried his hand at sledding. Check out the video below to see Bigfoot in action! Sledding is a great winter activity.  When... Read More