- 1 What is needed for Cub Scout camping?
- 2 What are the 10 essentials for camping Boy Scouts?
- 3 What are the 6 essentials for Cub Scouts?
- 4 What materials do you need for the campsite?
- 5 Can Boy Scouts sleep in a tent alone?
- 6 Can parents go on Boy Scout campouts?
- 7 What goes in a Boy Scout day pack?
- 8 What are the 12 points of the Scout Law?
- 9 What should a scout know?
- 10 What are the six hiking essentials?
- 11 What is the Cub Scout oath?
- 12 What are the Cub Scout ranks?
- 13 Do you need to put a tarp under a tent?
- 14 What should you not bring camping?
- 15 What are fun things to bring camping?
What is needed for Cub Scout camping?
THE SCOUT OUTDOOR ESSENTIALS
- A pocketknife or multitool can be handy in a wide variety of situations.
- A first-aid kit can be a lifesaver.
- Bring extra clothing to match the weather.
- Rain gear is very important.
- A flashlight, headlamp or a rugged penlight is important for finding your way in the dark.
What are the 10 essentials for camping Boy Scouts?
Boy Scouts of America’s “Scout Basic Essentials” are quite similar ( Map and Compass, Sun Protection, Extra Clothing, Flashlight, First-Aid Kit, Matches and Fire-starters, Pocketknife, Trail Food, Water Bottle, and Rain Gear.)
What are the 6 essentials for Cub Scouts?
Cub Scout Six Essentials
- Filled Water Bottle.
- First Aid Kit.
- Sun Protection.
- Trail Food.
What materials do you need for the campsite?
- Tent (and footprint, stakes)
- Sleeping bags.
- Sleeping pads.
- Camping pillow.
- Headlamps or flashlights (and extra batteries)
- Camp chairs.
- Camp table (if no picnic table)
- Lantern (and mantles and fuel/batteries if needed)
Can Boy Scouts sleep in a tent alone?
In Cub Scouting, parents and guardians may share a tent with their family. In all other programs, youth and adults tent separately. Spouses may share tents. Whenever possible, separate cabins or lodging should be provided for male and female adults as well as for male and female youth.
Can parents go on Boy Scout campouts?
Den leaders, pack leaders, and parents are expected to accompany the youth on approved trips. All youth registered in troops are eligible to participate in troop or patrol overnight campouts, camporees, and resident camps. Youth ages 12 through 17 are eligible to participate in national jamborees.
What goes in a Boy Scout day pack?
A daypack that can hold between 16 and 22 liters has enough space for most dayhikes for which you’re carrying extra layers of clothes, food, water and a few incidentals (camera, first-aid kit, fishing pole). If you want to carry more, especially in wintry conditions, look at packs with 28-40 liters of space.
What are the 12 points of the Scout Law?
Co-founder and principal, Dave Clayman, chose Twelve Points as a tribute to the 12 Points of the Boy Scout Law. “ A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent,” said Clayman.
What should a scout know?
Scout Law: A Scout is Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, Reverent. Scout Motto: Be Prepared. Scout Slogan: Do a good turn daily. Be conservation-minded.
What are the six hiking essentials?
Items in bold are on both the Scout Ten Essentials list and the Cub Scout Six Essentials list.
- Rain gear.
- Trail food.
- Extra clothing.
- First-aid kit.
- Sun protection.
- Map and compass.
What is the Cub Scout oath?
Cub Scout Motto – “ Do Your Best” Scout Oath: On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.
What are the Cub Scout ranks?
Cub Scout Ranks
- Lion Cub – Kindergarten.
- Tiger – 1st Grade.
- Wolf – 2nd Grade.
- Bear – 3rd Grade.
- Webelos – 4th and 5th Grade.
- Arrow of Light.
Do you need to put a tarp under a tent?
So do you need a tarp over or under your tent? You do not have to have a tarp under your tent but it is highly recommended. Having a tarp under your tent can prevent holes and tear from appearing on the bottom of the tent as well as prevent moisture from the ground from soaking into your tent.
What should you not bring camping?
Here’s a list of what not to bring camping on your next adventure trip.
- Colognes, perfumes, and scented lotions.
- Glassware and individual beer bottles.
- Family-size containers of food.
- High fashion jewelry or clothes.
What are fun things to bring camping?
27 Fun Things To Bring Camping
- The Cooler Chair. The chair is known as the TravelChair Anywhere.
- Teepee Tent.
- Pocket Blanket, Picnic, Beach Blanket by Matador.
- LED Lantern Flashlights for Camping.
- Smartphone-Charging Speaker.
- Fixed Blade Outdoor Knife – Companion.