Tread Lightly!’s educational message, along with its training and restoration initiatives, are strategically designed to instill an ethic of responsibility in a wide variety of outdoor enthusiasts and the industries that serve them.
The program’s goal is to balance the needs of the people who enjoy outdoor recreation with our need to maintain a healthy environment. Tread Lightly!’s core focus is on supporting and encouraging stewardship from those engaged in outdoor recreation on America’s lands and waterways.
The organization offers unique programs and services to help remedy growing recreation issues. The federal government officially recognizes the organization as a sole-source service provider of education and training on how to be environmentally and socially responsible while using motorized and mechanized vehicles.
Tread Lightly offers many different levels of membership, offering people the chance to help educate others on the responsible use of our natural resources. Visit the Tread Lightly Website for more information on membership:
PROGRAMS AND TRAINING
The Tread Lightly Website offers many educational materials and training, designed to help the public make the most of our country's natural resources while protecting them for future generations. There are free, downloadable posters and training aids that are perfect for teaching kids and adults how to ride responsibly. Some of the information available includes:
Online Training Courses
Master Trainer Courses
News and Press Releases
Visit the Tread Lightly Website to see more great videos about responsible off road recreation.