Useful Reference Information - Internet

There is a huge amount of good – and awful – material on outdoor recreation for hikers, ramblers and cyclists on Youtube and elsewhere on the Internet.  Here are a few good examples.

Bear Safety

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cGrcVahpWXI

Packing for a Day Hike

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ay73RVOX2O0

Basic Information on Outdoor Recreation and Gear

https://www.mec.ca/en/explore/hiking-and-camping

Back Country Search and Rescue

Trip Plan Document https://www.adventuresmart.ca/tripplan/tripplan.php

Backcountry survival basics http://sarvac.ca/survival/

Vernon SAR www.vernonsar.ca (In a genuine emergency call 911 & ask for RCMP or BC Ambulance if SAR is needed)