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COVID-19: Safe Outdoor Activities in Winter

A man in a yellow jacket and ski gear skis down a snowy slope with a blue sky in the backgroundThe University of Maryland Medical System has a resource that outlines some guidelines for outdoor activities during COVID and aims to clarify some misconceptions about the outdoor spread of the virus. The resource focuses on:

  • Taking Inventory Before Gathering
  • Keeping It Intimate
  • Choosing Your Guests Wisely
  • Keeping It Short
  • Being Mindful of Air Flow
  • Avoiding Alcohol Use
  • Keeping the Volume Down
  • Being Prepared for the Cold
  • Using All Standard COVID-19 Prevention Measures

Please share these guidelines for consideration when gathering outdoors during the remaining cold months. 

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