KNOW YOUR LIMITS.
Prepare for sun and heat. Wear sun screen,insect repellent and appropriate clothing/hiking shoes.
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.
Your body quickly loses fluids when you’re on the trail. Bring a quart of water per hour of activity.
TELL OTHERS WHERE YOU’LL BE.
If possible,avoid exploring alone.Tell someone where you are going and when you plan to return.
WEAR A LIFE JACKET.
The law requires that all children under age 13 wear one with adult supervision while boating.
WEATHER CHANGES QUICKLY.
Check forecasts before you leave and prepare for unexpected changes in the weather.
POTENTIALLY HARMFUL PLANTS AND ANIMALS LIVE HERE. You’ll see them more easily if you stay on trails. Do not approach wildlife!