Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace

LNT Logo colourLeave No Trace Ireland aims to promote and inspire responsible outdoor recreation through education, research and partnerships. It began in 2004 as a concerted effort across a range of recreational and land-managing bodies to address the increasing burden of negative impacts on the mountains. Today, Leave No Trace Ireland exists as a not-for-profit company run by volunteers and employing one part-time person.

At the heart of Leave No Trace is an educational message that encourages us as recreational users to understand the consequences of our actions, and challenges us to make good choices when we do our activities in the outdoors. The program uses a framework of seven principles to guide us towards better choices:

1. Plan Ahead and Prepare

2. Be Considerate of Others

3. Respect Farm Animals and Wildlife

4. Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces

5. Leave What You Find

6. Dispose of Waste Properly

7. Minimise the Effects of Fire

The Burren & Cliffs of Moher Geopark endorses the these messages, we aim to adhere to this principles during all outdoor activities and events and we have incorporated Leave No Trace into our training programme.

To learn more about the Leave No Trace programme, visit www.leavenotraceireland.org.

Our BlogRecent News

Burren Winterage Weekend 23 Oct News
Burren Winterage Weekend

Download Winterage Weekend Programme Along with the local community, the Burrenbeo Trust is coordinating the 2017 Burren Winterage Weekend (October 26th – 30th 2017) which celebrates the fascinating farming heritage and the broader significance …

Read More >>
burren food fayre day 2_-40 20 Oct News
THE “BURREN BÉILÍNÍ” CONCEPT

THE “BURREN BÉILÍNÍ” CONCEPT Béi-lín-í (bale-een-ee):  n; pl:  snack or little meal of Irish origin, derived from Gaelic noun béile meaning ‘meal’. This concept borrows from the Spanish tapas cultural phenomenon and …

Read More >>
Ballyvaughan Farmers Market 2015 sign 19 Oct News
For the Love of food – Ballyvaughan Farmers’ Market

A Blog by PRO- Paula Hawes Nestled smack in the hub of the picturesque village of Ballyvaughan, the Ballyvaughan Farmer’s Market immediately delights the visitor by its quaint, rural coastal location sheltered …

Read More >>
Burren Food Fayre 2017-A3 Poster 3 (1) 22 Sep News
Burren Food Fayre 2017

The Burren Food Fayre Shines the light on Wild Atlantic Food– 28th & 29th  October 2017 The Pavaillion, Lisdoonvarna, Co.Clare   Download Burren Food Fayre Program   October Bank Holiday Weekend will see the 6th …

Read More >>