Adventure Skills - Backwoods

 Backwoods 3

Stage 3

I know how different weather conditions can affect a backwoods activity.

I know how to get help when someone is in trouble.

I know the main principles of "Leave No Trace".

I can build a shelter for six people.

I can use camp tools safely on camp.

I know about food storage.

I can light a fire using natural tinder, fuzz sticks and matches.

I can make a simple fish hook.

I can prepare my own survival kit.

I can teach another Scout about preparing a survival kit.

I have attended at least an additional three backwoods activities.

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