How To: Stay Safe on Your Outdoor Adventure
By Molly • November 13, 2012
There are several ways you can prepare yourself for an outdoor adventure. Whether it be for backpacking, snow shoeing, white water rafting, skiing, kayaking, camping or even for a simple, short day hike; it is good to have knowledge of the area you are traveling in (weather, terrain) and knowledge about yourself and your limits. A little common sense can go a long way to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable trip! Follow these tips to get a basic understanding of what you should do before and during your trip. And remember, each activity and location carries different risks so be sure to do your homework before heading out into the wilderness.