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by Shari_McC
Sun Apr 29, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tree Climbing
Replies: 4
Views: 672

Re: Tree Climbing

It may sound glib, but one option you could use is to point out that they're going against their outdoor adventure skills badge for vertical skills, namely point 1.1: "I know the safety rules for climbing on rocks, trees, fences and man-made structures." The safety rules include getting permission f...
by Shari_McC
Sat Jun 10, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Knives at a formal campfire
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Knives at a formal campfire

Good to know, I'll pass that on.
by Shari_McC
Wed Jun 07, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Knives at a formal campfire
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Knives at a formal campfire

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by Shari_McC
Wed Jun 07, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Knives at a formal campfire
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Knives at a formal campfire

I acknowledge what you are saying and continue to disagree, but I believe we are each entitled to our own opinion. Certainly Beavers are not allowed knives, period. From there, I generally agree with regard to permits and getting things taken away for unsafe behavior. Where we differ is on two point...
by Shari_McC
Tue Jun 06, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Knives at a formal campfire
Replies: 13
Views: 3631

Re: Knives at a formal campfire

I'm a Beaver leader out west in Calgary (though I came up through guiding and lead Pathfinders for a year,) and at the last camp the Beavers had, the scouts using the same site lead the formal campfire. There, everyone was expected to stick their knife into the top of a log or stump sitting just out...