Safety Tips - Pre-Trip Preparation

Safety Tips - Equipment

Safety Tips - On the Water

Canoeing and the Environment

  • Food Safety and Hygiene

     While canoeing and camping, there are many bacteria and viruses transmitted by humans that can make your trip grueling or even cause serious long-term illness. Some of these parasites are highly contagious and if you go on a long trip they can spread through your group very quickly. Good Hygiene can control the spread of viruses, parasites and bacteria. A good wilderness first aid course can help with understanding and treatment.
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