How to Protect Yourself from Ticks and Mosquitoes When Hiking

How to Protect Yourself from Ticks and Mosquitoes When Hiking

Ticks and mosquitoes present the biggest threat to a hikers health on the trail. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported that each year more and more people are contracting diseases from these insects. With numbers tripling since the 1990s. Even though this might be alarming, this shouldn’t keep you from hiking in the woods, but should motivate you to take the necessary preventive measures to protect yourself from this danger.

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