The Leave No Trace program is a national education program that promotes minimum impact practices for human-powered recreationists. The goal of the Leave No Trace program is to promote a consistent, unified message based around the seven Leave No Trace principles.
Learn more about how to protect our national parks by watching a short video about Leave No Trace.
The Leave No Trace Principles of outdoor ethics form the framework of Leave No Trace's message. Threre are seven core principles:
- Plan Ahead and Prepare
- Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
- Dispose of Waste Properly
- Leave What You Find
- Minimize Campfire Impacts
- Respect Wildlife
- Be Considerate of Other Visitors
For more information on Leave No Trace principles, visit the LNT website. more...