For your safety:
Park regulations exist for your safety and for the protection of natural and cultural resources. Please obey all park rules and regulations.
-Beware of poisonous snakes such as rattlesnakes and copperheads, which are found within the park.
-Watch out for ticks, stinging insects and poison ivy.
-Beware of lightning strikes on ridge tops.
-Have proper clothing and plenty of water. Summers are hot and humid. Winters are generally mild but can often get cold.