Tag Archives: Water Safety

Williams and Hall preaches water safety in the boundary waters. There are no lifeguards on duty here, so it’s up to you to be safe. Check out our blog posts on water safety.

In the Wilderness or City – Be Prepared for Emergencies

An Unexpected Situation

Recently, my wife and I happened upon a serious auto accident while visiting family in Texas.  We were the first on the scene, and a woman was bleeding badly.  We were in a rental car and had no emergency kit.  Well, we thought, we have to help and hoped we would do the...
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5 Safety Keys to BWCA Paddling

Every year there are remarkably few safety-related incidents in the Boundary Waters wilderness.  For instance, in 2015, a boy had to be rescued after going over a falls in a canoe.  (He will be fine.)A wilderness paddling adventure is unique in that it has many aspects of safety.  Certainly water safety is involved.  But so are...
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