Keep the adventure, leave the invasive species

Follow these simple steps to

Stop Invasive Species in Your Tracks

  • REMOVE plants, animals and mud from boots, gear, pets, and vehicle.
  • CLEAN your gear before entering and leaving the recreation site.
  • STAY on designated roads and trails.
  • USE CERTIFIED or local firewood and hay.

Mother Nature will thank you for it!

What's Your
Prevention Adventure?

Caving

Backpacking

Mountain Biking

Offroad Vehicle Riding

Horseback Riding

Fishing

Tent Camping

RV Camping

Gardening

Paddling

Hiking or Walking

Motorboating

Hunting

Climbing

Find Your Nearest
Boot Brush Station

One of the simplest and most effective ways to prevent invasives species from spreading to new natural areas is cleaning your shoes before and after your adventure. PlayCleanGo strives to get boot brush stations installed at all trailheads in North America to help your efforts to prevent the spread of invasive species.

Prevention Tips from the PlayCleanGo Community

Steward Bigfoot in sunlit forest with "hiking" written on a cartoon wooden sign
Steward's Trail Mix
Krista Lutzke

Hike’s Peak: Be the Best Hiker You Can Be

If there’s anything yours truly knows, it’s the best places to hike. With summer around the corner, here are a few spots you hiking enthusiasts should check out before the

parked RV with invasive species tip: "Sweep out RV interior prior to leaving."
Steward's Trail Mix
Krista Lutzke

Stew’s Tips on RV Camping

You know even my feet can get tired and a little chilled from all this winter hiking. That’s about the time that I jump in my RV and hit the

Steward's Trail Mix
Krista Lutzke

What’s SUP? Cleaning your Paddle Gear

You know, even I can get a little tired of the cold weather. So I’ll grab my stand-up paddleboard and head down to warmer locales, like by the ocean. Before

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