Learn how to correctly load your pack for your next outing While many backpackers just throw their gear into their packs with no organization, the day before their trip, there is a method in packing it properly to improve their overall backpacking experience. Learning to organize your gear properly before loading your backpack will eliminate forgotten […]
When a Scout returns home from a weekend campout, he may have been assigned to clean a Troop tent. Troop tents need to be aired out and dried thoroughly before storage to prevent growth of mold and mildew. This post is part 1 of an ongoing series to provide instructions for proper care of Troop equipment and gear. Taking good care of Troop equipment will help to ensure reliability and make gear last longer.
This is our featured video presentation from our April 2014 Court of Honor. Highlights from this video are pictures from campouts including: climbing and repelling at Enchanted Rock, Pedernales Falls, zip-lining, Pack 1800 Arrow of Light Ceremony, Scout Fair 2014, and Natural Bridge Caverns.
This is the story of Expedition 812-K at Philmont Scout Ranch in 2013. The pinnacle of the Scouting experience for many, Philmont is challenging for Scouts and adults. Features a video montage of photos of the high-performance team of Crew 1852.