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Safety first...

Postby balzaccom » Sat Jun 21, 2014 6:29 am

From Backpacker magazine...

"According to the Coalition of National Park Service Retirees, your odds of becoming a victim of violent crime in a national park are one in 708,000. In the United States overall, it’s one in 50."

Be careful when you get back home!

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Safety first...

Postby Bluewater » Sat Jun 21, 2014 12:59 pm

Cool! I've tried to explain this to my family many times. Now I'll just forward this article to them:)
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