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posted Jul 17, 2018

FAQ: Trash on trails

by American Trails Staff

Solutions to trash on trails

categories: Leave No Trace
tags: faq, volunteers, leave no trace

published Apr 1, 2001

Studies Weigh Mountain-Biking, Hiking Impacts

New research suggests that mountain suggests that mountain bikes and boots leave equal wear and tear on trails. How bikers ride and where hikers step may make more of a difference.

categories: Leave No Trace
tags: sustainable trails, counting trail users, trail overcrowding and impact, leave no trace

posted May 30, 2018

Minimizing Llama Impact in the Backcountry

In most cases, the same rules set forth for pack stock use on public lands apply to llamas. Llamas have been found to have a similar impact on trails as hikers.

categories: Leave No Trace
tags: preservation, wilderness, backcountry, leave no trace, mud and erosion, trail etiquette

posted May 16, 2018

Backcountry Horsemen "Leave No Trace" Trainer Programs

by American Trails Staff

BCHA teaches Leave No Trace principles to stock users.

categories: Leave No Trace
tags: wilderness, safety, preservation, horses and equestrian trails, volunteers, backcountry, leave no trace

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Klean Kanteen

Klean Kanteen® is a family-owned company on a mission. We introduced the first stainless steel, BPA-free, reusable water bottle in 2004 because we wanted a non-toxic solution to single-use plastic water bottles.


3960 Morrow Lane, Chico, California 95928
800-767-3173

Great American Property Management Products

Pet waste disposal.


6701 Concord Park Drive, Houston, Texas 77040
1-800-676-3979 • [email protected]

Leave No Trace

The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics teaches people how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly.


1830 17th Street, Suite 100, Boulder, Colorado 80302
800.332.4100 • [email protected]

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