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The only way to ensure the rise of the outdoor recreation industry and your company’s profits is to protect the great outdoors and access to them.

By becoming a member of Tread Lightly! you are helping support critical initiatives to accomplish that goal. Also, small businesses and organizations have a strong influence on their customers or constituents and can be the first to influence their behavior. Our dealers, retailers, outfitters, Boy Scout troops and other businesses and organizations are essential to achieving our important mission!

Invest in your local community: By investing in Tread Lightly!’s signature education and stewardship programs, together we can foster a community of good stewards while investing in local trails and recreation facilities important to your business.

Partner with a meaningful cause: Partnering with Tread Lightly! will ensure market sustainability and grow your bottom line by encouraging customers to use your products responsibly and increasing purchase consideration.

No Trails, No Sales: Out of every dollar, nearly 90 cents go to ethics education and stewardship programs designed to keep America’s natural resources healthy, accessible and open to the public to enjoy all types of outdoor recreation.


Small Business or Organization – $100 Level

Tangible Benefits
  • Use of Tread Lightly! logo in advertising, literature, and other promotional materials
  • Second Tier Website Link
  • Discount on education and outreach materials
  • Announcement of membership in Tread Lightly!’s newsletter, Trails, once upon joining
  • Subscription to Tread Lightly!’s bi-annual newsletter, Trails, and monthly e-newsletter, Treadlines
  • Small brochure display with 100 Recreation Tip Brochures of your choice
  • Eligibility to apply for a Tread Lightly! Stewardship Grant
  • $40 worth of free Tread Lightly! educational materials, annually

Small Business or Organization – $250 Level

Tangible Benefits
  • Use of Tread Lightly! logo in advertising, literature, and other promotional materials
  • Top Tier Website Link
  • Discount on education and outreach materials
  • Announcement of membership in Tread Lightly!’s newsletter, Trails, once upon joining
  • Subscription to Tread Lightly!’s bi-annual newsletter, Trails, and monthly e-newsletter, Treadlines
  • Large brochure display with 100 Recreation Tip Brochures of your choice
  • Eligibility to apply for a Tread Lightly! Stewardship Grant
  • $100 worth of free Tread Lightly! educational materials, annually
  • Voting Rights
  • Tread Lightly! Banner – 72” x 28” full color banner featuring the Tread Lightly! logo on ultra durable vinyl

Intangible Benefits
  • Tread Lightly! membership demonstrates your commitment to the environment and outdoor recreation and helps enhance your business or organization’s image as environmentally and socially responsible.
  • Membership helps develop positive relationships between your business or organization and resource managers, community members, nonprofit organizations and recreation groups.
  • Tread Lightly! membership also provides tools to help you influence customers’ or constituents’ behavior as they recreate in the outdoors.
  • Your contribution will make a difference in keeping the great outdoors beautiful, healthy and open to the public by helping us fund educational materials, stewardship programs and restoration initiatives. This will in turn protect the future of outdoor recreation and the future of your business or organization.

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