Advice: Recognizing Poison Ivy

Two simple rhymes to help you identify and stay away from Poison Ivy this hiking season.

Accidentally touched the poison ivy? Carry some of this cleanser to quickly get the poison ivy oil off your hands before you spread it over your body and before the oil has a chance to react.

Need more hiking and camping advice?

Adventures in the Outdoors has a number of guides and advice columns on a number of different hiking, camping and outdoor adventure related topics, including our introductory guide to hiking, Hiking 101.  Browse our Advice Section for more information and to get out and start enjoying the great outdoors!