Juli Yim, Schriever Outdoor Recreation director, climbs a wall at the Royal Gorge Via Ferrata at Cañon City, Colorado, Aug. 24, 2019. The eight Airmen who joined the adventure experienced a guided tour through routes of different difficulties and scenic overlooks with mountain views. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Idalí Beltré Acevedo)

Sports and Recreation Safety

Camping Safety - family sitting around campfire next to a tent

During the summer months some families take to the mountains to go camping. Always prepare for the unexpected; check the weather report, and tell family or friends your plans. 

Heat Can Kill Graphic

Hiking Safety poster - Two men hiking in mountains with backpacks and hiking poles

Hiking Safety - person hiking with hiking poles in the mountains

When you decide to go hiking make sure you prepare for the journey; wear layers, proper shoes and boots, and take extra water and food. Hiking with a buddy is a more enjoyable experience. 

Risk Management Videos


Heat exhaustion/heat stroke infographic showing symptoms.


Mountain Biking Safety - man on mountain bike on a mountain trail

Cycling Safety Tips - group of cyclists wearing Air Force gear

Hiking Safety Tips - group of people hiking up a mountain trail