Although hiking can be a very pleasurable and satisfying activity, it is also by its very nature inherently dangerous. In some cases a simple slip, bad weather or sheer bad luck can lead to serious injury or even death. Even on an easy hike or walk.
Please note that you are responsible for your own health and safety while in the wilderness and when using any of the information provided on this site. The fact that a trail or hike is described on this site does not mean it will be safe for you. Trail conditions can change from day to day. Always check local conditions and know your limitations.