Past Event

Leave No Trace Advocate at Carolina Hemlocks


Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Area
8516 Highway 80 South
Burnsville, NC 28714




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Learn the 7 principles of Leave No Trace from an area LNT Advocate

Program Details

Enjoy a day at Carolina Hemlocks Campground and Recreation Area as Leave No Trace (LNT) Advocate Josh Rupp shares information about the 7 principles of the LNT Ethic. The 7 Principles of LNT provide an easily understood framework of minimum impact practices for anyone visiting the outdoors. The principles include: 1) Plan Ahead & Prepare, 2) Travel & Camp on Durable Surfaces, 3) Dispose of Waste Properly, 4) Leave What You Find, 5) Minimize Campfire Impacts, 6) Respect Wildlife, 7) Be Considerate of Others.

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Be sure to ask the campground hosts for a FREE Junior Ranger Leave No Trace Booklet. The Junior Ranger program at FIND Outdoors introduces visitors to the seven Leave No Trace principles in a fun and easy to understand way. Each booklet provides games, things to talk about around a campfire, and different “Ranger Missions” to explore each of the Leave No Trace principles.


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