Monthly Archives: August 2012

New PSAs coming soon!

Tread Lightly! recently held a photo shoot in Moab, Utah in an attempt to re-create some of our existing RIDE ON Designated Routes public service announcements (PSAs) but with desert visuals instead of a forest-type background. Our goal was to … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts of America Master Tread Trainer Course

Camp Sol R Crown, WI – What do you get when you combine Boy Scout leaders from 8 states, 3 different Councils, and 2 pounds of coffee over a long weekend?  10 new Master Tread Trainers ready to educate Scouts … Continue reading

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Respectful boating on the Chicago River

Summer is here, and the water has been beckoning.  In Chicago, the river plays daily host to boats of all sizes, motors and not.  While not suitable for swimming, it lends itself well to an easy exploration of downtown by … Continue reading

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Club Memberships

If you are a club, association or Boy Scout Troop, read on to learn more about our club membership opportunities.By joining Tread Lightly! as a member, your club, association, or troop is expressing its commitment to environmental responsibility and helping protect access for your recreational pursuits. Nearly 90 cents of each dollar donated directly benefit our award- winning educational and training programs. As a member club of Tread Lightly!, not only are you helping educate your members on minimum impact principles and keeping the great outdoors beautiful, healthy, and open to the public, but you also receive quite a few benefits. One of our newest benefits for member clubs is eligibility to apply for a grant of up to $500 to organize a clean-up or trail maintenance project. Learn more about membership benefits here. Become a member and help Tread Lightly! in its mission to promote responsible outdoor recreation through ethics education and stewardship programs.

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