402 Results for "leave no trace"

Why ​Every Hiker Should Take a Leave No Trace Course

Why ​Every Hiker Should Take a Leave No Trace Course

Leave No Trace Principles (also referred to simply as LNT)​, are the golden rules for outdoor ethics. Backpackers, climbers, hunters, bikers... all follow the seven rules to help minimize their

Jul 13, 2017 : Colleen Goldhorn
Leave No Trace and AT Campsite Design

Leave No Trace and AT Campsite Design

Leave No Trace & Concentrated Impact Camping There are seven principles to the Leave No Trace Wilderness Ethic.  I won’t detail each of them here as they are more than...

Jun 7, 2017 : Scott Edwards
GA-ME On! Play and Learn Leave No Trace Principles on the AT

GA-ME On! Play and Learn Leave No Trace Principles on the AT

The following is a guest post courtesy of Mark Hanf, co-creator of the The Appalachian Trail Game.  Have a story to tell?  Submit it here. After Scott Jurek’s highly publicized,...

Oct 6, 2015 : Guest Post
Leave No Trace on the Appalachian Trail

Leave No Trace on the Appalachian Trail

Plan Ahead and Prepare Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces Dispose of Waste Properly Leave What You Find Minimize Campfire Impacts Respect Wildlife

Jul 31, 2015 : Zach
Why Leave No Trace Matters

Why Leave No Trace Matters

I can’t believe there is anyone hiking the A.T. who hasn’t heard of “Leave No Trace”--probably the 2nd most overused phrase after “Hike Your Own Hike”. While we’re all likely...

Jun 17, 2015 : Cosmo
A Walk in the Woods: How “Leave No Trace” Ethics Are the Mark of Today’s Trail Ambassador

A Walk in the Woods: How “Leave No Trace” Ethics Are the Mark of Today’s Trail Ambassador

In September 2015 a cinematic interpretation of travel writing superstar Bill Bryson's best selling book A Walk in the Woods will debut in movie theaters around the world. It is...

Jun 4, 2015 : Joe Schmidt
Leave No Trace (LNT)

Leave No Trace (LNT)

A phrase that represents the seven principles of outdoor ethics: Plan ahead and prepare Travel and camp on durable surfaces Dispose of waste properly Leave what you find Minimize campfire

May 12, 2015 : Mariposa
Leave No Trace Principles on the Appalachian Trail

Leave No Trace Principles on the Appalachian Trail

While the number of hikers attempting a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail each year is around 2500 range, it has no reflection of the total number of people who interact...

Dec 21, 2014 : Paul "BigTex" Bunker
Bringing Leave-No-Trace to Life Off Trail

Bringing Leave-No-Trace to Life Off Trail

On trail, we follow Leave No Trace practices every day. Since Katahdin, I've thought more about how these principles can apply to my off-trail life as well.

Sep 17, 2017 : Zoë Symon
Snow Traces, Old Faces, New Places

Snow Traces, Old Faces, New Places

It’s July and Colorado still has a lot of snow, which puts me in a bit of a predicament. I’ve already skipped the San Juans and the West Collegiate route...

Jul 7, 2019 : Bryan Walsh