There’s no reason that your love for camping and hiking has to come to an abrupt hibernation period during the winter…you just have to make sure that you’re taking all necessary precautions to stay warm and safe!

Step 1:  Make sure that your sleeping bag is rated for the proper temperatures.

Step 2:  Know how to safely build a fire.

Step 3:  Have the correct cold weather clothing and dress in layers.

Step 4:  Even though it’s cold…stay hydrated!