Camping can be a great, sustainable way to vacation. You can do it close to home. Depending on where you go, there can be options from primative to cabins with kitchen and toilet facilities. You can relax while appreciating and learning about your surroundings. You can be adventurous on hikes and climbs. You can visit nearby tourist destinations. So, try camping. Take only pictures and leave only footprints. You’ll feel great about what you’ve done for yourself and the planet.


  • Head out for nearby campgrounds
  • Plan ahead – you need reservations at the popular spots
  • Buy your firewood at the campground
  • Plan your meals and snacks with sustainability in mind
  • Resources:
    Tips for Responsible Camping
    Leave No Trace – FAQs
    Toolkit for Sustainable Camping Operations

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