The Camping program feature teaches Scouts helps Scouts experience the fun and adventure of camp life. Theses camping program ideas include some general information and some more specific ideas for meetings
Tenderfoot Knots and Tools Requirements
Find helps for these requirements below.
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.
Tenderfoot is the rank a Scout can earn after Scout. The requirements for Tenderfoot introduce the youth to the skills he or she needs to get started in Scouts BSA.
Many outdoor activities require extensive knowledge of knots: camping, climbing, rappelling, spelunking, and more.
This is a nice set for anyone who is working on learning knots. It includes a set of instruction cards for various knots, a carabiner, and two cords to practice tying.
A fuzz stick is a fire starting aid and a good way to practice knife skills. A fuzz stick is a stick which has been shaved on the side, leaving thin scraps of wood. These scraps catch fire easily, which helps get your fire going.