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by Jody
Fri Sep 30, 2016 12:35 pm
Forum: Adult Training, Development and Support
Topic: List of Leaders With Outdoor Skillz Willing to Help Others
Replies: 9
Views: 4930

Re: List of Leaders With Outdoor Skillz Willing to Help Others

Thanks Dave Pratt and Alec J. van Rassel for putting your names into the list! (Sorry I was a little slow in adding you to the national list.) Note: Alec ...it looks like you might have left this bit from the copy paste of the template (if so, you can easily edit your post to delete those lines usin...
by Jody
Thu Sep 01, 2016 2:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2017 Mountaineering Camps: Rogers Pass
Replies: 0
Views: 1941

2017 Mountaineering Camps: Rogers Pass

We are now taking applications for next summer's mountaineering camps for youth ages 11-17: Week 1: July 1-8 Week 2: July 8-15 Details for MCamp17 are here: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . http://www.MountaineeringCamp.com http://i1050.photobucket.com/albums/s406/ScouterJody/DSC02729...
by Jody
Sat Aug 29, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Program Ideas
Topic: SCOUTS: Explorer Of The Year Award
Replies: 9
Views: 7592

Re: SCOUTS: Explorer Of The Year Award

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by Jody
Thu Jul 02, 2015 9:14 am
Forum: Adult Training, Development and Support
Topic: Question Corner - Outdoor Gear/Equipment
Replies: 12
Views: 6430

Re: Question Corner - Outdoor Gear/Equipment

Backcountry food suggestions with references to dehydrators and make your own beef jerky: https://www.facebook.com/groups/scoutscanadagrp/permalink/10152162283635848/ Beef jerky: https://www.facebook.com/groups/scoutscanadagrp/permalink/10152196449940848/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/scoutscanada...
by Jody
Sun Jun 21, 2015 11:24 am
Forum: Adult Training, Development and Support
Topic: Question Corner - Outdoor Gear/Equipment
Replies: 12
Views: 6430

Re: Question Corner - Outdoor Gear/Equipment

Here's discussion about selecting an inexpensive 3 or 4 man tent:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/scoutsc ... 352110848/
by Jody
Tue May 19, 2015 12:09 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 2016 Mountaineering Camps: Rogers Pass [2 x Summit!]
Replies: 0
Views: 6947

2016 Mountaineering Camps: Rogers Pass [2 x Summit!]

We are now taking applications for next summer's mountaineering camps for youth ages 11-17: Week 1: July 2-9 Girls Only Week 2: July 9-16 Co-Ed Details for MCamp16 are here: .................................................. http://MountaineeringCamp.com/ http://i1050.photobucket.com/albums/s406/Sco...
by Jody
Fri Dec 05, 2014 9:34 pm
Forum: New Uniforms (2011)
Topic: New Joe Fresh Uniforms Really Disapointing
Replies: 131
Views: 45674

Re: New Joe Fresh Uniforms Really Disapointing

Bear: You can buy sashes from SC's on-line store here: http://scoutshop.ca/eSolution/catalogue2/?cat=0001&type=Catalog&data=01090403&entry=40&line=41&num=59&order_by=&lang=en&template=2&path_spacer=%26nbsp%3B%26bull%3B%26nbsp%3B&num_cols=3 My guys don't wear the sash except when they want to show of...
by Jody
Tue Nov 04, 2014 2:59 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2015 Mountaineering Camps: Rogers Pass [Summit!]
Replies: 0
Views: 5674

2015 Mountaineering Camps: Rogers Pass [Summit!]

http://i1050.photobucket.com/albums/s406/ScouterJody/mountaineersmaller.jpg We are now taking applications for next summer's two mountaineering camps for youth ages 11-17: The first week ( July 4-11 ) will be for gals only ! The second week ( July 11-18 ) will be co-ed . Both weeks are already half...
by Jody
Thu Jun 26, 2014 6:56 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Annual Mountaineering Camp?
Replies: 16
Views: 5914

Re: Annual Mountaineering Camp?

We are pleased to launch the new website for our annual invitational (composite) British Columbia Mountaineering Camp (or, "MCamp", as we call it for short): ................................... http://www.mountaineeringcamp.com This year we are running two week-long sessions back-to-back at the Asul...
by Jody
Thu Jun 26, 2014 6:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Mountaineering Camp: Rogers Pass [Summit!]
Replies: 2
Views: 2687

Re: 2014 Mountaineering Camp: Rogers Pass

We are pleased to launch the new website for our annual invitational (composite) British Columbia Mountaineering Camp (or, "MCamp", as we call it for short): ........................... http://www.mountaineeringcamp.com This year we are running two week-long sessions back-to-back at the Asulkan Hut ...
by Jody
Thu May 29, 2014 10:39 am
Forum: New Uniforms (2011)
Topic: Uniform Hats
Replies: 32
Views: 12134

Re: Uniform Hats

Campaign hats:

http://shop.scouts.org.uk/p-3274-baden- ... khaki.aspx

Plumes in all colours can be had from the Hong Kong Scout Shop:

http://www.hkscoutshop.org.hk/index.php ... 46&lang=en
by Jody
Fri Apr 04, 2014 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: toss out the rules and make it safer
Replies: 2
Views: 2223

Re: toss out the rules and make it safer

Scouter John:

Welcome to the club!

We've been preaching this on the Scouts Canada Discussion Group a lot recently (posting the same article plus many more):

https://www.facebook.com/groups/scoutscanadagrp/
by Jody
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Camporee, fundraising, parental help...
Replies: 11
Views: 4056

Re: Camporee, fundraising, parental help...

Is this a Scout Camporee? If so...

From my youth I happily recall wonderful themed Cub camps. After that...

Are we trying to help these children with their journey into young men and women or keep them in a permanent state of infancy?

Here's a suggestion...

Come dressed as proud Scouts!
by Jody
Fri Mar 07, 2014 3:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Mountaineering Camp: Rogers Pass [Summit!]
Replies: 2
Views: 2687

Re: 2014 Mountaineering Camp: Rogers Pass

MCamp14 Week #1 and Week #2 are now fully booked. It looks like the one Scout from the 1st Golden that attended last year convinced the rest of his Troop to come this year. :o The bookings are not confirmed, however, until payment has been made. If you were interested in attending, get your name on...
by Jody
Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:23 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Destination: Nepal - Everest Base Camp - 201?
Replies: 14
Views: 5495

Re: Destination: Everest Base Camp - Spring, 2015

Sam: The Cubs are going to love speaking to you from across the world as you tell them your adventures in Shangri-La! We'll have some cool tech that will let your kids watch your adventure in real-time!
by Jody
Thu Feb 13, 2014 2:21 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Destination: Nepal - Everest Base Camp - 201?
Replies: 14
Views: 5495

Re: Destination: Everest Base Camp - Spring, 2015

Sam: That's great! Done!

What Scout Group are you with?
by Jody
Wed Feb 12, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Destination: Nepal - Baden-Powell Peak - 201?
Replies: 7
Views: 4519

Re: Destination: Baden-Powell Peak - Spring, 2015

Rough draft schedule of: (1) Trek to Everest Base Camp (with Island Peak extension included for discussion purposes) ; and (2) Trek to Langtang and climb of Baden-Powell Peak: The whole trip may need to be moved a week or two earlier to accommodate potential guiding companies schedules. Again, this ...
by Jody
Wed Feb 12, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Destination: Nepal - Everest Base Camp - 201?
Replies: 14
Views: 5495

Re: Destination: Everest Base Camp - Spring, 2015

Rough draft schedule of: (1) Trek to Everest Base Camp; and (2) Trek to Langtang and climb of Baden-Powell Peak: The whole trip may need to be moved a week or two earlier to accommodate potential guiding companies schedules. Again, this is a very early draft designed to stimulate discussion. To see ...