This checkoff list could be used by a scribe to keep track of which Scouts have earned which merit badges or could be used by an individual Scout.
Climbing Merit Badge
Climbing is not a sport that requires tremendous muscular strength; it demands mental toughness and the willingness to practice hard to master a set of skills. The adventure of climbing can also provide a new way to enjoy the outdoors.
A reader asks about how old a Scout should be to work on a merit badge. The Guide to Advancement provides some answers.
Many outdoor activities require extensive knowledge of knots: camping, climbing, rappelling, spelunking, and more.
Boy Scouts might be able to earn the Climbing merit badge in their own neighborhood. Our local climbing gym gives Scouts the opportunity to earn this badge.
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