Thank you to the following events for promoting responsible recreation and helping to preserve access!


Tread Lightly! provides a sponsorship to events which promote responsible and sustainable outdoor recreation. Tread Lightly!’s goal is to educate the public on ways to minimize impacts and create stewards who are engaged in efforts to preserve access to outdoor recreation opportunities.

Tread Lightly! Official Outdoor Ethics Sponsorships are awarded to events who agree to encourage and promote the T.R.E.A.D. Principles:

Travel Responsibly

Respect the Rights of Others

Educate Yourself

Avoid Sensitive Areas

Do Your Part

Official Outdoor Ethics Sponsorship Application