One of the Cub Scout themes for the May core value of Health and Fitness is a Backyard Fun theme.
Bear Achievement 12 - Family Outdoor Adventure
Bear Achievement 12 is about exploring the outdoors as a family. Find helps for this achievement here.
Bear Achievement 12 Requirements
Complete three requirements.
- Go camping with your family.
- Go on a hike with your family.
- Have a picnic with your family.
- Attend an outdoor event with your family.
- Plan your outdoor family day.
In this idea from the Bear den meeting plans, Cub Scouts go on a family hike for Bear Achievement 12 – Family Outdoor Adventure and the Hiking Belt Loop.
BSA offers supplemental pack program ideas for each month. One of the Cub Scout themes for the May core value of Health and Fitness is a Destination Parks theme.
While you are doing your outdoor activities, your Cub Scouts can earn the Cub Scout Leave No Trace award.
Do you have a Pack hike planned for this spring? If not, now is the time.
These guidelines are appropriate for a front country adventure in an area like a park. That is the only type of hiking which is appropriate for Cub Scouts. If you are going on a back country hike, then you need to consider some other safety rules, like bringing a fire source and knife.
Bear is the Cub Scout program for boys in 3rd grade. Find helps and requirements for the Bear program on this page.