If you’re planning a hiking and backpacking trip, chances are you’ve given some thought to safety.
But there’s more to hiking and backpacking safely than wilderness survival. With so many new things to learn about wilderness safety, many new hikers and backpackers forget about the common-sense side of things.
Don’t let this happen to you, check out 7 safety tips for great hiking/backpacking for keeping safe from weather, fire, and other people while you’re out there in the elements. (more…)