Leave No Trace

The Leave No Trace movement was established to promote conservation in the outdoors and to inspire responsible outdoor travel and recreation. It's so much more than just our waste.

Our first stated philosophy is to care for the environment and to leave no trace. The Leave No Trace movement was established to provide us with a set of ethics that promote conservation in the outdoors by encouraging people to leave the environment as they found it.

LNT was originally developed with hikers and bushwalkers in mind, but car campers can also learn much from its principles as well. This article is essentially our take on LNT in the context of car camping.

Honeyeater

the endangered Regent Honeyeater

Outlined below is our interpretation of LNT as it relates to car camping, as well as hiking and trekking:

 

Other resources

You will find a lot of information online about LNT and minimal impact camping and trekking. Here are three of the more informative sites we’ve come across:
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