Being safe in the wilderness is always important. Whether you’re a seasoned runner/hiker or new to the trails, it’s always a good idea to be prepared, aware of what’s to come, and have proper gear. Conditions on the trails change with the weather and seasons. Below you’ll find tips on how to safely recreate outdoors.
Bear attacks can result in serious injury, and there is no good way to predict how a bear will behave in all situations. However, you can follow some basic guidelines to stay safe when running, hiking, or camping.