Skills: Leave No Trace Slideshow

Skills: Leave No Trace Slideshow

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Durable surfaces are resistant to impact, but also resilient. Walk on existing trail, rock, gravel, sand and snow, as opposed to broad-leaf vegetation, moss and cryptobiotic soils. Those fragile soils and vegetation types can't handle being trampled. In camp, don't pitch your pup tent on pretty, soft flowers or moss or broad-leaf plants.