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by Scouter Garland
Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Youth Leadership Development
Topic: "Youth-led"
Replies: 4
Views: 1385

Re: "Youth-led"

Yah, it's a really tough balance. Our troop has been focusing on skills training, and we have looked at the list of skills with the troop and have asked them which skills they want to work on the most, and try to guide them on the skills. So with winter skills coming up we are asking the scouts whic...
by Scouter Garland
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Program Ideas
Topic: Survival Kits
Replies: 19
Views: 5701

Re: Survival Kits

In my kit (All in a fanny pack I wear all the time on outings). 1) Mini first aid kit, with bandages, gauze pads, surgical tape, saftey pins, ointment, tick remover, booklet. 2) Pocket knife 3) Fire steel and fire starter (cotton balls+vaseline in ziplock bag). 4) Orange garbage bag 5) Emergency bla...
by Scouter Garland
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: Outdoor Adventure Skills
Topic: Sump Pit?
Replies: 7
Views: 2121

Re: Sump Pit?

Perhaps this is what they have in mind (See page 5)?
http://scouts.org.uk/media/612690/Victo ... _FINAL.pdf

This is the sort of thing I would appreciate a better guide from Scouts Canada. A decent book illustrating all these skills they list would be so useful.
by Scouter Garland
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: Outdoor Adventure Skills
Topic: make winter gear
Replies: 2
Views: 1462

Re: make winter gear

Think these could work as winter gear? Keep your food and drink warm in winter.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RjviJ0AlVI
by Scouter Garland
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:02 pm
Forum: Outdoor Adventure Skills
Topic: Sump Pit?
Replies: 7
Views: 2121

Sump Pit?

Looking at the Scoutcraft Guide I see that requirement 3.3 is to build a greywater sump pit.

How does one do that? And doesn't it go against leave no trace guidelines? :?: