Kakwa Wildland is not regularly patrolled; visitors must be self-reliant.
Research the route you plan to take.
Good maps, a GPS and survival gear are necessary. There is no cell phone service in Kakwa.
Check local weather forecasts before you go. Be prepared for sudden changes in mountain weather. Snow is possible any month of the year. Hypothermia and wet cold conditions can turn a fun adventure into a life threatening emergency.