What is Park Rx?
Parks we Prescribe
Get Fit and Happy
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Helping you stay safe during your time outside
When You Return Home:
Shower and check for ticks
Stretch as needed
Check your dog(s) for ticks as well
Record your park visit on the GWA Park Rx Activity Log!
While in the Park:
Obey all park rules and regulations
Identify front desk and facilities
Don't walk isolated paths alone; bring a buddy!
Have access to a phone as much as possible
Stay on marked trails
Tuck in clothing to prevent tick bites
Avoid poison ivy
If you're tired, stop your activity
Do NOT feed or disturb animals
Check trail signs for allowable user groups (i.e. cyclists, equestrians).
Hikers yield to horses; cyclists and skaters yield to hikers and horses.
Cyclists must call out and/or ring bike bells when passing.
Do not pick any flowers or plants, enjoy their beauty and leave them for others to enjoy.
Stay on designated trails. Do not take shortcuts!
Keep dogs on leash unless it is specifically posted that they can be off leash.
Do not litter.
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