Learn to "Leave no Trace" in the great outdoors!
Yield the trail to other folks according to this Forest Service diagram (at right, click on it to enlarge).
Montana Dept. of Fish, Wildlife and Parks says "Travel in groups of three or more people whenever possible and plan to be out in the daylight hours."
The Forest Service offers good advice for safely enjoying a broad range of activities in your National Forests.
The Center for Wildlife Information offers good information on how to Be Bear Aware while living, working and playing in bear habitat.
You can also help preserve the backcountry for wilderness-quality experiences by adopting the "Code of Responsible Recreation for America’s Backcountry!"