You are responsible for
your safety during visits
Do You Have?> Map of the area you are visiting or have referenced one.
> A compass and know how it works.
> Flashlight w/ extra batteries. .
> Extra food and water.
> Change of warm clothes and space blanket.
> Cell phone (phones may not work in backcountry)
> First aid. kit and supplies
> Good boots, knife, signa1 mirror, matches, etc.
Things to Think About
> Does anyone know where you are?
> You and those with you may be your only rescue.
> Current and expected weather conditions? .
> Stay together and wait for one another. . .
> Pace yourself & know your limits!
> Be familiar with local animals and plants.
> Contact land managers about area information.
> Nature is always changing and unpredictable!
These are only recommendations offering only a partial list of items and ideas necessary for a successful backcountry trip.
Great Sedona Hikes
Last Updated September 11, 2009
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