A reader asks about cutting the corners from a Whittling Chip card when the owner commits a safety infraction.
Tenderfoot Knots and Tools Requirements
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This book was recommended a few years ago when I went to Cub Scout BALOO training. I am not a “knot person”. I can watch someone do a knot and repeat it, but an hour later it is forgotten.
What steps can a parent take in encouraging a new Boy Scout who has just joined a troop with little or no previous Scouting experience?
It is helpful to go over the terminology with Scouts before working on learning a knot. That way we have a common vocabulary to start with.
Many outdoor activities require extensive knowledge of knots: camping, climbing, rappelling, spelunking, and more.