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  • Water safety - waterfalls, rivers and lakes

    Always wear a lifejacket & follow these tips!

    • Heed posted warning signs and stay on established trails • Don't jump or dive off of waterfalls or cliffs. Unseen objects, such as logs and boulders, may be under the water’s surface. • Never swim or wade upstream near a waterfall, even if the water appears shallow and calm. The currents close to the falls could pull swimmers over the edge. • Avoid rock hopping. Stream polished rocks along the water's edge may be slippery. • Avoid deep and/or swift water. • Always supervise children closely. Do not read, play cards, talk on the phone or engage in any other distracting activity while watching children. • Know the weather forecast before you go. Strong winds and thunderstorms are dangerous to swimmers and boaters. More: https://www.fs.fed.us/visit/know-before-you-go/water-safety



https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/stnf/alerts-notices/?aid=53935