Safety in the Mountains

  • Follow the leader’s instructions at all times and do not detach yourself from the group.
  • Check the weather forecast, but be prepared for all types of weather as the mountains are often unpredictable.
  • Take out insurance in case of accidents.
  • Do a mountain skills course and learn how to read a map and use a compass.

These instructions are not exhaustive be sure to ask other experienced members for advice.