Leave No Trace Blogs

Feb 28, 2016
California, PA: This past weekend, Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers Steph and Andy, hit the road to attend the 2016 International Conference on Outdoor Leadership. The Wilderness Education Association (WEA) emphasizes the importance of... Read More
Feb 23, 2016
Hueco Tanks, TX: Do you know how to minimize your impact at climbing areas?  Thanks for watching and remember to be like the Center’s mascot Bigfoot and Leave No Trace. Pat and TJ - Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer West Central Team ... Read More
Feb 21, 2016
Gibsonia, PA: Did you know that about 85% of all recreation is based in Frontcountry environments? An area that is easily accessible by vehicle and mostly visited by day users. Frontcountry locations tend to attract more visitors than the... Read More
Feb 21, 2016
Grass Valley, CA—In our line of work, traveling is a prerequisite; but it is not just beautiful vistas and outdoor marvels that reward the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers.  Sometimes the wonderful experiences manifest themselves in a shared... Read More
Feb 19, 2016
Oklahoma City, OK: Learn how to build a mound fire so you can minimize your impact on the outdoors. Remember to check and see if it is okay to have a fire in the area you are traveling in.  Thanks for watching and remember to be like the Center’s... Read More
Feb 19, 2016
Santa Rosa, CA: Traveling the country has provided us with abundant opportunities to see and experience amazing places. We have stood on top of volcanoes, watched the sunset from our surf boards in the Pacific Ocean, traversed deep into canyons,... Read More
Feb 19, 2016
Sedona, AZ: Desert Travel 101: Don't bust the crust! When traveling off trail in a desert environment in the American southwest you will likely encounter Cryptobiotic soil, or "desert glue". DO NOT Step on it!  Here's why: This fragile living... Read More
Feb 16, 2016
Boulder, CO: The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers, our national mobile education program, are heading your way! The following is a list of training and outreach events they will be attending across the country these next few months. Come... Read More
Feb 13, 2016
Grand Canyon, AZ: Ever wonder if your recreation is 100% Leave No Trace? Below, we walk you through some of the innocent mistakes people commonly make when enjoying the outdoors responsibly. P.S. - If you've been guilty of one of these less than... Read More
Feb 11, 2016
Santa Fe, NM: 10. Wildlife won’t have to forage and hunt for food that is healthy and natural to their diets, so they can now enjoy Cheetos, hot dogs, and marshmallows found in a campsite that didn’t store their food properly. 9. Wildlife like bears... Read More