Posts Tagged ‘camping safety’

Northwest Bear Safety Tips

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Most outdoor enthusiasts in the Pacific Northwest know bears pose a real threat to campers, hikers and other nature lovers. But how many people know just how dangerous bears can be, or what to do if they were to encounter one? Before embarking on your next camping or hiking adventure, arm yourself with the following bear-related camping safety tips. You’ll be glad you did.


Safety in the Northwest Wilderness

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

tn_c09_folding_camp_knifeThe Pacific Northwest offers many great opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Hiking, swimming, camping and water-skiing are just a few of the outdoor activities you can enjoy during the summer months. However, even the most innocent-seeming outdoor summer activities may have a few hidden dangers you will want to consider. By remembering a few simple safety procedures and stocking up on proper emergency supplies you can guarantee a safe and fun summer for yourself and your family.