Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace, Center for Outdoor EthicsProtecting public access is everyone’s responsibility. Adopt the seven principles of Leave No Trace and you will reduce physical impacts on Washington State’s shorelines and will improve everyone’s experience. Be a positive role model and practice Leave No Trace!

  • Plan Ahead and Prepare
  • Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
  • Dispose of Waste Properly
  • Leave What You Find
  • Minimize Campfire Impact
  • Respect Wildlife
  • Be Considerate of Other Visitors

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Washington Water Trails Association is a nonprofit partner of the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics and can arrange a wide spectrum of Leave No Trace trainings for your group, club, or school. Call our office at 206-545-9161 for more information!