Leave No Trace Blogs

Jun 09, 2016
Boulder, CO: Recent negative incidents in U.S. parks, underscore both the ongoing challenges facing lands enjoyed by the public and the increasing need for people to learn about and practice Leave No Trace. In Yellowstone National... Read More
Jun 05, 2016
Boulder, CO: The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers started their year working for Leave No Trace in late April.  The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers learned about the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, met the staff, completed... Read More
Jun 02, 2016
Moran, WY: The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers met up with Bigfoot in Grand Teton National Park to explore and learn about Grand Teton Lodge Company’s efforts to reduce their waste as part of the Subaru zero landfill initiative. Grand Teton... Read More
May 31, 2016
Missoula, MT: If you have ever worked with horses or lived on a farm, you are familiar with bailing twine. If not, baling twine is the colorful polypropylene cord that keeps hay bales in their orderly cubic forms. This seemingly innocuous twine, has... Read More
May 17, 2016
Damascus, VA: Do you enjoy the warm glow of a campfire on a cool, clear night? Having campfires in the outdoors is a great way to bring people together. Take a look to see how you can make a campfire that will leave minimal impact to your... Read More
May 11, 2016
Boulder, CO: May marks the start to another epic Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer tour! Three new teams are hitting the road to educate millions of people about Leave No Trace practices. At the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics,... Read More
Apr 30, 2016
Gardiner, NY: On the Shawangunk Ridge, peregrine falcons are nesting on the steep east facing cliffs, intending to catch the morning sun. These birds of prey perch high above the ground to easily catch some air and hunt small animals down below.... Read More
Apr 28, 2016
Cantil, CA: Welcome to our home away from home, our tent sweet luxurious tent. This video explains how we stay not just comfortable, but very comfortable, sleeping outside over 250 nights a year. Think you do it better? Be sure to let us know in the... Read More
Apr 28, 2016
Aspendell, CA: You've dug your cat hole 200 feet away from water camp and trails in one of the most scenic places you’ve ever been. You’ve covered and disguised your hole. Now how do you pack out your toilet paper? With a Ziploc bag and a small... Read More
Apr 28, 2016
Red Rock Canyon State Park, CA: Would you like to know how Leave No Trace builds rock cairns? We don't! – because we want to maintain a healthy ecosystem for micro-organisms and allow other’s to enjoy a natural looking landscape. The joy of... Read More