Leave No Trace Blogs

Feb 21, 2016
Grass Valley, CA—In our line of work, traveling is a prerequisite; but it is not just beautiful vistas and outdoor marvels that reward the Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers.  Sometimes the wonderful experiences manifest themselves in a shared... Read More
Feb 19, 2016
Oklahoma City, OK: Learn how to build a mound fire so you can minimize your impact on the outdoors. Remember to check and see if it is okay to have a fire in the area you are traveling in.  Thanks for watching and remember to be like the Center’s... Read More
Feb 19, 2016
Santa Rosa, CA: Traveling the country has provided us with abundant opportunities to see and experience amazing places. We have stood on top of volcanoes, watched the sunset from our surf boards in the Pacific Ocean, traversed deep into canyons,... Read More
Feb 19, 2016
Sedona, AZ: Desert Travel 101: Don't bust the crust! When traveling off trail in a desert environment in the American southwest you will likely encounter Cryptobiotic soil, or "desert glue". DO NOT Step on it!  Here's why: This fragile living... Read More
Feb 16, 2016
Boulder, CO: The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers, our national mobile education program, are heading your way! The following is a list of training and outreach events they will be attending across the country these next few months. Come... Read More
Feb 13, 2016
Grand Canyon, AZ: Ever wonder if your recreation is 100% Leave No Trace? Below, we walk you through some of the innocent mistakes people commonly make when enjoying the outdoors responsibly. P.S. - If you've been guilty of one of these less than... Read More
Feb 11, 2016
Santa Fe, NM: 10. Wildlife won’t have to forage and hunt for food that is healthy and natural to their diets, so they can now enjoy Cheetos, hot dogs, and marshmallows found in a campsite that didn’t store their food properly. 9. Wildlife like bears... Read More
Feb 07, 2016
Keene Valley, NY: The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers do their best to balance work with play. Fortunately, life on the road offers opportunities for all sorts of adventures. Sometimes these adventures require gear we can't always keep in... Read More
Feb 05, 2016
Hueco, TX: Do you know how to poop in the outdoors? Thanks for watching and remember to be like the Center’s mascot Bigfoot and Leave No Trace. Pat and TJ - Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer West Central Team Leave No Trace’s Pat Beezley... Read More
Feb 01, 2016
Oklahoma City, OK: We love living out of our Subaru Crosstrek XV Hybrid and camping over 250 nights a year, all while teaching people how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly! See how we fit our educational materials, toys and trinkets, plus all of our... Read More