How to Be Like Lightfoot!

Introducing kids to Lightfoot and friends. Find resources, downloads, and stories to engage kids or classes in the Tread Lightly! mission.

Learn responsible recreation tips to help protect the outdoors and keep it healthy, beautiful and open for generations to come!

Learn to be safe on Trails, Water or Snow.

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Tread Lightly! developed its elementary curriculum based on the TREAD Pledge for kids.

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Lightfoot’s Adventure Preparedness Packs

In cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service’s Every Kid in a Park initiative, Tread Lightly! has developed Lightfoot’s Adventure Preparedness Packs. These packs are equipped with tools that help children learn how to be safe and responsible while they enjoy outdoor activities.

Contact the Education and Training Programs Manager to request packs for your youth events.

Packs include: drawstring backpack, safety whistle, rain poncho, flashlight, pencil, Lightfoot stickers and basic first-aid kit.