Leave No Trace Blogs

Sep 23, 2015
Bigfoot is our mascot because he has been Leaving No Trace for years. See what happens when he leaves the woods and helps out at the Leave No Trace offices in Boulder, CO. Thanks for watching and remember to be like the Center’s mascot Bigfoot and... Read More
Sep 19, 2015
Whidbey Island, WA: In preparation for attending the Yosemite Facelift clean up we did a little bear research, which inspired us to get the message out about respecting wildlife. Below is digital flip book you can use to refresh yourself on the... Read More
Sep 19, 2015
Great Falls, MD: A short drive outside of our nations capitol lies a historic national park, the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. During the past few weeks, we have had the opportunity to venture back in time immersing ourselves in the story of a 19th... Read More
Sep 17, 2015
Telluride, CO: Smartwool’s slogan is appropriately; go far, feel good. As Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers we fully live this mantra. We travel around the country and put on free educational workshops thanks to the support from Smartwool and... Read More
Sep 15, 2015
Minneapolis, MN--Dastardly trash flitters across the parking lot as its potential captor follows in hot pursuit. Every gust of wind helps the debris slink between cars and roll around light posts as it takes aim for a precise exit by way of the... Read More
Sep 13, 2015
Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, WA: Everyday people seek the outdoors for adventure, kinship, exercise, solitude and all forms of enjoyment. Yet the places we have explored and adored for years are impacted by recreational use, some... Read More
Sep 12, 2015
Arnold, MD: At the end of a busy day, the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers treat ourselves to relaxation by cooking delicious meals. Afterwards, we are left with a small mountain of cutlery, cutting boards, plates, and food scraps caked to... Read More
Sep 10, 2015
Vail, CO: Car campers are drawn to the comfort and convenience of established frontcountry designated campsites. Established campgrounds typically provide amenities such as pit toilets, a fire ring, a picnic table, trashcans, water, and boundaries... Read More
Sep 08, 2015
Chicago, IL--There is no way around it, trash is trash and it all needs to be disposed of properly, be it a trash can, recycle bin, or a personal compost.  Over the years, some companies have evolved their packaging to be more environmentally... Read More
Sep 05, 2015
Virginia Beach, VA: It’s Thursday night and your mind is racing. All you can think about is how you just have to get through Friday at the office and you’re free! Free to get out and explore! Where will you go? What will you do? What will you need... Read More