If you frequent the outdoors, you know how important it is to follow the tenets of “Leave No Trace”. They include never leaving any trash, camping on durable surfaces, leaving behind what you find, and burying your bowel movements. Having a sturdy trowel can be a huge help with that last one. You want to find a trowel that is lightweight, portable, and can handle any terrain without damage. We’ve discovered a few options that can dig through backcountry roots and rocks so you can keep nearby water supplies clean.