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The 7 Principles
The Seven Principles of "Leave No Trace" provide an easily understood framework of minimum impact practices for anyone visiting the outdoors. Although Leave No Trace has its roots in backcountry settings, the Principles have been adapted so that they can be applied anywhere — from remote wilderness areas, to local parks and even in your own backyard.


Commemorative Sites (2)

Charleston National Commemorative Site, Arkansas

Arkansas Post National Memorial
1741 Old Post Road
Gillett, AR 72055
Phone: (870) 548-2207
Description: Arkansas Post National Memorial is located in southeastern Arkansas. The entrance to the park is on Arkansas Hwy 169, seven miles south of Gillett, via US Hwy 165 (The Great River Road), and about 20 miles northeast of Dumas, via US 165.

Kennedy-King National Commemorative Site, Indiana

The Kennedy King Memorial
Owner: Indianapolis Parks and Rec Department
Martin Luther King Jr. Park
1702 N. Broadway St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: (317) 667-9341
Description: The Landmark for Peace is a memorial sculpture in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park on the northside of Indianapolis. It honors the contributions of the slain leaders Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy. The memorial, which features King and Kennedy reaching out to each other,

The Kennedy King Memorial
Photo from Wikipedia

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