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    Hiking Guide
    Wednesday, November 30, 2022

    Hiking Safety Tips

    Tips for safe and respectful hiking:

    [naviga:ul][naviga:li]Sturdy footwear is a must.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Bring water, even when it's winter or just a short hike.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Bring a snack or lunch.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Always carry out what you carry in.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]It's often a good idea to wear a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent containing DEET to deter ticks and mosquitoes.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Tell someone where you're going.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Stay on marked trails.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Take only photographs; leave only footprints.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Print out trail map at home and bring it along, Plan your route.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Do not disturb archeological or historical sites or wildlife.[/naviga:li][naviga:li]Keep pets under control. Bring a plastic bag to pack out pet waste.[/naviga:li][/naviga:ul]

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