Paddleboarding is becoming very popular, and officials with Colorado Parks and Wildlife want to remind paddlers to wear personal flotation devices for safety. Over the last several years, more and more people not wearing lifejackets or other flotation devices have fallen off their boards and ended up drowning at state parks in Colorado.
- We know stand up paddle boards have become quite popular. You might enjoy one yourself. And Colorado Parks and Wildlife is reminding paddlers wear that personal flotation device for safety. CPW says over the last several years, more and more people not wearing them have fallen off the boards and drowned. Very sad stories. They also say to make sure your PFD fits properly for adults and kids.