How to Beat Arizona's Deadly Summer Heat

Expert tips for avoiding heatstroke and dehydration on steamy trails.

As the recent death of a 34-year-old hiker at Saguaro National Park so sadly reminds us, summer heat can prove fatal to Arizona explorers. Brush up on summer safety with these tips from experts, courtesy of Among their lifesaving advice: Hike in the higher elevations and/or early in the day and hydrate generously with an electrolyte drink.