Leave No Trace

Crane in a marsh

Montana is best known for its incredible scenery and pristine landscapes. This beautiful natural setting beckons exploration, but as you explore, take care to leave the area in the condition, or better condition than, you found it. If we take care of these incredible spaces we enjoy exploring today, they will be around for generations to come.

The 7 Leave No Trace Principles according to the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics:

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

The aforementioned are a selection from the Leave No Trace Seven Principles. © 1999 by the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics: www.LNT.org.