Leave No Trace Blogs

Aug 30, 2015
Smith Rock State Park, OR: Take a look inside our day pack and learn what we, The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer Team West, bring to plan ahead and prepare for a day of rock climbing at Smith Rock State Park.   Raw clips from Smith... Read More
Aug 29, 2015
Marion, NC: Steep rock walls, towering peaks, and cascading waterfalls create the wilderness area of the iconic, Linville Gorge. Any outdoor enthusiast would feel at home in the gorge with miles of trails connecting the river with the peaks above.... Read More
Aug 26, 2015
Boulder, CO: The non-profit organization Keep America Beautiful (KAB) is involved in the reduction of waste and the beatification of communities throughout the country. KAB was founded in 1953 and has over 1,200 local affiliates in the US.... Read More
Aug 25, 2015
Nordhouse Dunes, MI--Welcome to the Huron Manistee National Forest!  This past week, we, the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers East Central Team visited the Nordhouse Dunes, taking a proactive stance to educate the increasing amount of... Read More
Aug 23, 2015
Bend,OR: Minimizing campfire impacts is as important as ever in the American West. “For the last 10 years, an average of about 3,500 human-caused wildfires have burned an average of approximately 400,000 acres of National Forest System land... Read More
Aug 22, 2015
Laurel Hill State Park, PA: Festivals are a great way to enjoy music, the company of family, friends, and the great outdoors! This past weekend the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers attended the Laurel Hill Bluegrass Festival at Laurel Hill... Read More
Aug 20, 2015
Pumphouse Campground and Launch Site, CO: This past week we spent time fishing and paddling along the Colorado River near Gore Canyon. Fly-fishing along a beautiful river with mountains and canyons all around is every angler’s favorite day in the... Read More
Aug 18, 2015
East Lansing, MI: Have you ever heard the adage, “You can’t know what you don’t know”? It is a truism covering experiences far and wide, but no matter the subject, one hard to swallow pattern within this adage seems to always hold strong: We can... Read More
Aug 15, 2015
Boulder, CO: Parks offer a wonderful space for friends and families to get together and connect with nature. Frontcountry settings like this have unique social and physical impacts from their visitors. With more and more people getting outside,... Read More
Aug 15, 2015
Soda Springs, CA: It’s Thursday. You’re preparing for a weekend of running, both day and night. You’re adrenaline builds and the butterflies start to hatch. It’s then that you remember all the hard work you’ve done to train for this epic relay - the... Read More