An Overview of Tread Lightly!
Tread Lightly! New Zealand is a national non-profit organization with a mission to promote responsible recreation through ethics education and stewardship programs.
Tread Lightly! New Zealand's award-winning educational message, along with its training and restoration initiatives are strategically designed to instill an ethic of responsibility in outdoor enthusiasts and the industries that serve them.
The program is long-term in scope with a goal to balance the needs of the people who enjoy outdoor recreation with our need to maintain a healthy environment. Tread Lightly! New Zealand offers unique programs and services to help remedy current recreation issues.
Individuals and businesses can commit to Tread Lightly! and protect outdoor access by becoming a member here!
Here you should find enough information to help you understand the responsibilities that go hand in hand with participating in any outdoor recreation event. In the rare event you are unable to find what you're looking for here, do visit our parent body's web site at http://www.treadlightly.org
Based in Ogden, Utah, Tread Lightly! is a non-profit organization that is an ethical and educational force among outdoor enthusiasts and the industries that serve them. Tread Lightly! annually carries out programmes designed to instill a proactive, low-impact message among enthusiasts, manufacturers, advertising agencies, the media and children of all ages.
Whatever your chosen sport, Tread Lightly! can provide the necessary support and information to help you mitigate your impacts on our fragile environment.
This is not to say that Tread Lightly! wants you to stop enjoying your chosen sport - on the contrary - however there are ways through concious choice that we can reduce or even elimiate our impacts so that the great outdoors remains available for future generations to continue to enjoy.