Summer is finally here! Here are a few tips for staying safe on those camping trips!

–          Make sure you get there with plenty of daylight to set up your campsite.

–          Build campfires in a contained area to prevent the fire from spreading.

–          Wear layers of clothing allowing you to adjust for changes in temperature.

–          It’s a good idea to wear long pants to protect from plants and insects.

–          Store food properly- keep cold food cold and hot food hot.

–          Make sure you have safe drinking water.

–          Don’t hike alone or after dark.

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