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LNT Principle 4: Leave What You Find

Leave No Trace Principle 4: Leave What You Find Allow others a sense of discovery by leaving rocks, plants, archaeological artifacts and other objects of interest as you find them. The activities for this Leave No Trace principle deal with cultural...
Havasupai Natural Bridge Grand Canyon Arizona

LNT Principle 3: Dispose of Waste Properly

Leave No Trace Principle 3: Dispose of Waste Properly HUMAN WASTE Proper disposal of human waste is important to avoid pollution of water sources, avoid the negative implications of someone else finding it, minimize the possibility of spreading disease, and...
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LNT Principle 2: Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces

Leave No Trace Principle 2: Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces The goal of backcountry travel is to move through the backcountry while avoiding damage to the land. Understanding how travel causes impacts is necessary to accomplish this goal. Travel...
Plan Ahead Grand Canyon, Arizona Hiking

LNT Principle 1: Plan Ahead and Prepare

Leave No Trace Principle 1: Plan Ahead and Prepare Adequate trip planning and preparation helps backcountry travelers accomplish trip goals safely and enjoyably, while simultaneously minimizing damage to the land. PRE-TRIP PLANNING Poor planning...
Havasupai Natural Bridge Grand Canyon Arizona

Leave No Trace Principles

Leave No Trace Principles Overview When enjoying the outdoors, please remember to minimize your impact to the environments in which you recreate! Keep it as good or better as when you found it! The Leave No Trace (LNT) Center for Outdoor Ethics is a leading...