We rarely head out for an adventure with the expectation that something will go wrong, and most times everything will go right. But sometimes the unexpected happens.

Natural hazards are a part of the national park experience. You can reduce the impact of an unfortunate circumstance by being well informed and well prepared.

For general information on how to stay safe when enjoying the outdoors visit AdventureSmart.ca.

For important information about safety while enjoying Rouge National Urban Park, explore the topics below.

Safety is everyone's responsibility. At Parks Canada, we do our part to make sure you can have a safe visit by assessing the risks, managing hazards, and making sure that safety information is freely available to everyone. You can do your part by seeking out the information you need to stay safe and make well informed decisions while enjoying these special places.  Make sure you are fully prepared for whatever activities you choose to participate in so you can have a safe, enjoyable and memorable visit. 

In case of emergency:
Dial 911.  

Cell phones:
Check with your carrier to see if you have coverage in the area.