Tips for Traveling in Rural Areas

  1. There may not always be cell phone service- pack a paper map or download to your device before you travel.
  2. Carry a flashlight, water and snacks
  3. When you are hiking, be sure to make someone aware of your plans.
  4. Identify possible animals in the area.
  5. It is dark – look up and see the beautiful sky that are not as visible in big cities.