Leave No Trace Program

The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics outlines principles and methods for protecting and maintaining our natural areas while we enjoy them.

The Seven Principles of Leave No Trace are:

  • 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

Friends of Organ Mountains Desert Peaks is a Leave No Trace Partner Organization, and we host a variety of training and awareness events. Please join us!