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Care for Colorado Coalition

CCCSA is proud to be a Stewardship Partner with the Care for Colorado Coalition, which educates visitors and residents on how to responsibly enjoy the state’s natural and cultural resources.

Do Your Part

Follow the Care for Colorado Leave No Trace Principles

01 Know before you go
02 Stick to the trails
03 Leave it as you find it
04 Trash the trash
05 Be careful with fire
06 Keep wildlife wild
07 Share our parks & trails
Learn more about the seven principles

Principles In Practice

Camp Smarter with Wildfire Prevention

From the Colorado Tourism Office

Campfires are beautiful by night and many of us grew up with the tradition of gathering around the warm, glowing flames for s’mores, sing-alongs and tall tales — but in many places, fires are restricted or... Read More
Stewardship May 17, 2023

Can’t Do a Campfire? Look Up Instead!

From DarkSky Colorado

With recurring fire restrictions in the summer, it’s not always possible to have the traditional campfire while camping.  And even if that’s not the case, there is a fun alternative to campfires that... Read More
Stewardship May 17, 2023

10 Tips to Make Every Day Earth Day

From Leave No Trace

For 50 years, humans have been celebrating Earth Day as a global holiday. Every April, the earth is celebrated with clean ups,  habitat restoration projects and education to encourage awareness about the impacts that... Read More
Stewardship April 27, 2023

3 Ways To Bring Earth Month Into May

From Leave No Trace

No matter how you celebrated Earth Month, our planet thanks you, but these things aren’t just important in April. Here are some ways to make every month Earth Month.

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Stewardship April 27, 2023

50 reasons we love Colorado outdoors — in honor of Earth Day

From The Colorado Springs Gazette

There are endless reasons to love Colorado’s outdoors. But with the 50th celebration of Earth Day set for Wednesday, we limited this list to that number, giving thanks to just some of our favorite gifts under the... Read More
Stewardship April 27, 2023

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