Before heading out into the backcountry, one of the most essential things is to be prepared. The first Leave No Trace principle is plan ahead and prepare! Do you always carry a First Aid Kit when traveling out into the backcountry? Are you just getting into backcountry experiences? Come learn with our guide some of the essential resources that they always have with them in their First Aid Kit when traveling out into the backcountry.
As Parkscriptions Program Director, Elizabeth Nelson brings passion for community health by promoting the positive connection and health benefits of time spent in nature. She has a broad range of experience in running her own business, nonprofit and government organizations. Her program management, graphic design and marketing skills combined with her background in community health bring a unique perspective to her work. She enjoys hiking, running, playing soccer, and exploring new trails with her two daughters.