Leave No Trace Blogs

Jan 03, 2008
Every year, the presence of Leave No Trace outdoor ethics grows across the world because of our loyal members volunteers, educators, and partners.  Thank you for another successful year of education, outreach and awareness!  For over 25,000 people... Read More
Jan 02, 2008
I was lucky enough to spend my last day of 2007 in the snowy mountains of Colorado, snowshoeing with my two dogs, Oliver and Misha.  We had a great time playing in the snow and it was so nice to get outside and play before plunging into the New... Read More
Dec 28, 2007
Our longstanding partner, Clif Bar, contacted us early in 2007 and asked if they could, along with pledging an annual monetary contribution to Leave No Trace as well as thousands of bars for events, sponsor the carbon offsets for our Traveling... Read More
Dec 24, 2007
I recently returned to the office after spending several weeks in Ecuador, a South American country approximately the size of Colorado. It's name, not surprisingly, provides geographic reference to its location along the Equator.     The... Read More
Dec 21, 2007
A few years ago, I had a break from the holiday tradition as I found myself not at home for the holidays, for the first time ever. Upset though I was, I quickly discovered the joy in creating your own holiday traditions and memories. A Christmas... Read More
Dec 18, 2007
Three years go, the powers that be from Keen Footwear, a growing West coast shoe company, had an epiphany after listening to a story about the tsunami’s devastation. In its wake, Keen funneled its entire 2005 print advertising budget into a... Read More
Dec 14, 2007
Well this is my last blog as the Leave No Trace Intern. I have wrapped up a 6 month internship at the Center and have loved every minute of it. I came on last June and immediately we went on a rafting trip. Not many interns are offered that... Read More
Dec 13, 2007
We would like to take a minute to thank Dusty and Amy Allison for their three years of service to Leave No Trace as Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers. It has been my pleasure to work as a Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer with Dusty... Read More
Dec 13, 2007
I read a recent article on MSNBC news titled "For Many, Charity Has Become a Holiday Tradition". The article outlined a number of people who find sharing their good fortune brings fulfillment during the crazy holiday time. This year I have found... Read More
Dec 07, 2007
I recently returned from a wonderful family adventure, our first, to Ecuador. My husband, Scott and our two kids, Ella (7) and Wynn (4) ventured out on November 9th to this foreign feeling land in South America to experience a different culture,... Read More