Two Wolf Foundation is all about a community of connection. That is why it is so important that we work with strong, remarkable, and respected organizations that share our passion for both warrior support and wilderness focused efforts.
Arizona Trail Association
'Veteran Engagement and Trail Stewardship'-AZT VETS-
The 'VETS' program was designed to create meaningful opportunities, on and off the trail, for military veterans. They conduct land stewardship and veteran fellowship programs all along the beautiful 800 miles of the Arizona National Scenic Trail system.
Their mission is to connect those who have served our country with fellow veterans and the Arizona National Scenic Trail.
Their motto 'We Build - We Protect' resonates deeply with our efforts at Two Wolf Foundation.
Being responsible doesn't mean being boring. TREAD LIGHTLY! keeps America's outdoor recreation areas beautiful, healthy and accessible.
Tread Lightly! and its partners lead a national initiative to protect and enhance recreation access and opportunities by promoting outdoor ethics to heighten individuals’ sense of good stewardship.
on land by staying on designated roads, trails and area. Go over, not around, obstacles to avoid widening the trails. Cross streams only at designated fords. when possible, avoid wet, muddy trails. On water, stay on designated waterways and launch your watercraft in designated areas.
Respect the Rights of Others
including private property owners, all recreational trail users, campers and others so they can enjoy their recreational activities undisturbed. Leave gates as you found them. Yield right of way to those passing you or going uphill. On water, respect anglers, swimmers, skiers, boaters, divers and those on or near shore.
prior to your trip by obtaining travel maps and regulations from public agencies. Plan for your trip, take recreation skills classes and know how to operate your equipment safely.
Avoid Sensitive Areas
on land such as meadows, lake shores, wetlands and streams. Always ride with caution any time water is present. Wet soils are more susceptible to damage. Riding along river and stream beds causes erosion and habitat destruction. Stay on designated routes. This protects wildlife habitats and sensitive soils from damage. Don’t disturb historical, archeological or paleontological sites. On water, avoid operating your watercraft in shallow waters or near shorelines at high speeds.
Do Your Part
by modeling appropriate behavior, leaving the area better than you found it, properly disposing of waste, minimizing the use of fire, avoiding the spread of invasive species and repairing degraded areas.