Leave No Trace Blogs

Oct 13, 2017
Las Vegas, NV: We were lucky enough to catch our mascot, Bigfoot, one morning this fall in Nevada. How does this elusive creature manage to always Leave No Trace? Check out our footage of his morning routine, captured early one morning in the desert... Read More
Oct 13, 2017
Zion National Park: A story in The New York Times examined the issue of overcrowding in U.S. national parks. The online article featured dramatic, full-screen images from Zion National Park, which is considering adopting a... Read More
Oct 12, 2017
Wytheville, VA: There's a fair amount of indoor climbing in central Ohio - but what about outdoor climbing? The dolemite cliffs along the Mad River just outside of Springfield have been an illicit climbing spot for the last two... Read More
Oct 06, 2017
Springfield, OH: The countdown to Halloween is finally here, and many in the nation are in a rush to enjoy themselves before the snows come. But this time of year, school is back in full swing, work is making up for summer absences... Read More
Oct 05, 2017
Yosemite National Park, CA: Ever feel really hungry after a long hike? Playing outside does burn a lot of calories, but did you know that black bears need to consume 20,000 calories a day in late summer and early fall to put on enough weight to... Read More
Oct 03, 2017
Yosemite National Park, CA: The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers love pizza almost as much as they love camping. Luckily, with just a camp stove, a pan, and a handful of ingredients, creating the perfect campsite pizza is a piece of... Read More
Sep 20, 2017
Macon, GA: Dancing, stories, and cultural foods; these are just some of the things which contribute to the heritage of Native Americans. Did you know, there are over one hundred Native American cultural sites scattered across the... Read More
Sep 19, 2017
Salem, OR- Invasive species are doing a lot of damage to our favorite places. The annual estimated cost in the United States of invasive species control is approximately $120 billion per year. It is estimated that the global cost of invasive species... Read More
Sep 18, 2017
Baraboo, WI: Michigan's Keweenaw peninsula is an outdoorsperson's paradise. With year-round opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, paddling, and rapelling within two hours' drive, everyone's bound to find something to do. But... Read More
Sep 13, 2017
Guffey, CO: Guffey Gorge (a.k.a. Paradise Cove), a 2017 Leave No Trace Hot Spot, is Instagram famous. Once a local secret, this 80-acre gorge, managed by the Bureau of Land Management, boasts a gorgeous waterfall that tumbles from... Read More