Leave No Trace Blogs

Feb 06, 2017
Harrisonburg, VA: It may still be winter but we are starting to plan for our spring backpacking trips. Spring is a wonderful time of the year to get outdoors but also a really important time to respect wildlife. Bears will be waking from their... Read More
Feb 03, 2017
Boulder, CO: Do you like to get out on the trail? There are many different activities that use trails, such as: dog walking, hiking, trail running, horseback riding, and mountain biking.  In this video we talk about the importance of being... Read More
Feb 02, 2017
South Lake Tahoe, CA: Sledding can be a fun way to get the whole family outdoors. Watching as little Jane's hair whisks behind her as she barrels down the mountain, learning the joy of speed. Johnny takes a tumble, but just when you think he'll let... Read More
Jan 31, 2017
South Lake Tahoe, CA: On a recent trip into the Lake Tahoe backcountry we were astounded to see a minefield of dog waste and bagged dogged waste dotting what should otherwise be a pristine snowfield. This trail, located at the end of a residential... Read More
Jan 30, 2017
Lake Tahoe, CA: Do you want know how to keep up with the latest Leave No Trace info? It’s simple, subscribe to our YouTube Channel!! Each week, The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers produce three videos highlighting the most important,... Read More
Jan 27, 2017
Moab, UT: Last October a team of Subaru Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers visited the Red River Gorge National Geologic Area near Stanton, Kentucky to conduct a Hot Spot Revisit. This means that the Red River Gorge National Geologic Area was deemed... Read More
Jan 27, 2017
Plattsburgh, NY: Leaving no trace is an easy way to help protect the natural world. However, times change and recommended Leave No Trace skills and ethics change too. Do you know what it takes to Leave No Trace today? Take our quiz to test your... Read More
Jan 26, 2017
Alturas, CA:  Some years back, a few car loads of my friends and I were heading out to a remote cabin.  Our headlights traced through the darkness as we drove down icy dirt roads.  My friend Chris noticed that he had not seen the rigs behind us for... Read More
Jan 24, 2017
Boulder, CO: Last year, the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers created more than 100 blog entries, in both written and video formats, on topics ranging from recreating in front-country parks to traveling in remote settings. Recently, we asked... Read More
Jan 22, 2017
Seattle, WA:  Coming from Seattle, we love rain! It smells good, nourishes the earth, becomes snow in the mountains ... But, let's face it, sometimes those grey sky adventures leave us with cold, wet feet. Here is a low-cost, tech tip to help you... Read More

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