FWP: How to avoid a snake bite
June 10, 2020
City of Three Forks officials announced last week they have had reports of a rattle snake and a bull snake along the Headwaters Trail and are asking residents to stay mindful and safe.
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has offered the following advice on how to avoid a snakebite.
The chances of being bitten by a rattlesnake in Montana are less than being struck by lightning. Nevertheless, people traveling in snake country should be aware of the potential danger. Here are some tips on preventing unexpected encounters with snakes.
1. Wear a stout leather boot-at the very least covering the...