Safety and Survival Hike

The DEP Police Division will host a Safety and Survival Hike to promote outdoor safety. Some topics that will be covered include:

  • The basic skills of using a compass or map
  • Dealing safety with heat and weather emergencies
  • Avoiding poisonous plants while in the wilderness

Trailing and a Q&A session will be held at the Shavertown recreational parking are alongside the Pepacton Reservoir in Andes, NY. The safety workshop will be followed by an optional 2-mile hike that gains 520 feet in elevation. Participants that plan on hiking should wear proper clothing, and they may bring water and lunch. The hike is expected to finish by 12pm.

Register online HERE.

Event Properties

Event Date Sat-13-Jul-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date Sat-13-Jul-2019 2:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Shavertown Hiking Trail
B W S Rd No 4, Andes, NY 13731, USA Andes, NY 13731
Shavertown Hiking Trail

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