Watch Your Step, More Rattlesnakes Are Emerging From Their Dens Around Northern California

Every year as spring temperatures start to warm up, the rattlesnakes start to come out. It’s officially rattlesnake season throughout California and that means you’ll want to keep your eyes peeled for this slithering creature when exploring the outdoors.  Rattlesnakes are nothing to be scared of, but you do want to know what to do in the event that you come across one. Here’s all you need to know about avoiding rattlesnake encounters, so be sure to read up before setting off on your next outdoor adventure.

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Have you ever encountered a rattlesnake? Be sure to keep safe the next time you hit the trail!