Experiencing the spectacular outdoors and authentic California history are the main reasons visitors make their way to Tuolumne County. Enjoying all that the area has to offer comes the responsibility to be safe and to be good stewards.
Download Love Tuolumne County Like A Local for these tips on having a safe and enjoyable visit.
In an emergency, call 9-1-1
USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS:
STAY SAFE IN EXTREME HEAT
Stay hydrated; drink extra water
Limit outdoor activities on extremely hot days
Plan to be in air conditioned buildings on extremely hot days
Keep your pets hydrated and cool
Check on friends and family members
SAFETY TIPS FOR EXPLORING THE BACK COUNTRY
VEHICLES ON THE ROAD:
1. Make sure that nothing is dragging from your vehicle, particularly when towing and never pull onto dry grass or vegetation.
2. Don not throw cigarette butts out of your vehicle.
AT YOUR CAMPSITE OR AROUND YOUR CABIN:
Follow posted fire prevention signs regarding fireworks and campfires and other regulations. Learn the area you are visiting and know two ways out of every room, every building and every community you are in.
Take a look at the official Leave No Trace, Center for Outdoor Ethics website for more stewardship information.