Much of a Boy Scout’s first year centers around camping. Scouts learn to thrive in an outdoor environment by working together as a team using the Patrol Method. They learn fire safety, knife safety, basic first aid skills, basic camping skills, how to prepare meals for a small group, and much more.

For more information:

Camping Checklist Recommendations

Cold Weather Camping Checklist

Duty Roster Meal Planning (starter version)

Duty Roster Planning Checklist

Emergency Survival Kits

Patrol Campout Duty Roster

Summer Camp Parent Information Packet

Trail Recipies & Cookbook