These activities make teaching the concepts of Leave No Trace into an interactive game for youth. Incorporating movement and play and going beyond just memorization allows for youth to better understand and relate to Leave No Trace. These activities include themes from experiential education as well as positive youth development.

Ethics Game

An activity to have youth develop a greater appreciation and understanding of their own personal outdoor ethic.

Helium Stick

An activity to introduce youth to the concept of cumulative impacts while working through a teambuilding exercise.

Trash Timeline

An activity to get participants thinking about how long objects last when they are left behind in the outdoors.

Bigfoot & Friends Activity Booklet

To use this resource, print off the pages double-sided, fold in half and use as an activity booklet to engage youth while exploring a new park, outdoor area or their backyard!

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