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* [[Webelos]] earn their [[Outdoorsman]] care for their bikes as a part of the [[Handyman|Webelos Handyman Activity Badge]].
* [[Webelos]] earn their [[Outdoorsman]] care for their bikes as a part of the [[Handyman|Webelos Handyman Activity Badge]].
* [[Boy Scouts]] earn their [[Camping]], [[Hiking]], [[Backpacking]], and [[Wilderness Survival]] Merit Badges.
* [[Boy Scouts]] earn their [[Camping]], [[Hiking]], [[Backpacking]], and [[Wilderness Survival]] Merit Badges.
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[[Outdoor Basics]]<br>
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[[Sun Protection]]<br>
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[[Insect Protection]]<br>
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[[Hygene]]<br>
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[[Outdoor Safety]]<br>
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[[Backpacking Skills]]<br>
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[[Backpacks]]<br>
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[[Backpacking Preparation]]<br>
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[[Packing a Backpack]]<br>
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[[Reducing Weight]]<br>
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[[Backpacking Stoves]]<br>
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[[Backpacking Food]]<br>
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[[Shouldering a Pack]]<br>
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[[Backpacking Gear]]<br>
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[[Campfires]]<br>
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[[Campfire Building]]<br>
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[[Campfire Types]]<br>
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[[Campfire Starting]]<br>
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[[Campfire Safety]]<br>
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[[Campsite]]<br>
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[[Clothing]]<br>
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[[Footwear]]<br>
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[[Socks]]<br>
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[[Layering]]<br>
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[[Cold Weather]]<br>
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[[Warm Weather]]<br>
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[[Wet Weather]]<br>
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[[Cooking Skills]]<br>
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[[Meal Planning]]<br>
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[[Recipes]]<br>
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[[Food Handling]]<br>
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[[Outdoor Cooking]]<br>
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[[Cooking Gear]]<br>
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[[Dutch Oven Cooking]]<br>
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[[Outdoor_First_Aid|First Aid]]<br>
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[[Outdoor_Gear|Gear]]<br>
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[[Lights]]<br>
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[[Outdoor_ Checklists|Checklists]]<br>
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[[Hiking Skills]]<br>
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[[Hydration]]<br>
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[[Outdoor_Skills#Outdoor_Leave No Trace|Leave No Trace]]<br>
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[[Navigation]]<br>
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[[Navigation Without a Compass]]<br>
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[[Maps]]<br>
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[[Compass]]<br>
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[[GPS]]<br>
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[[Geocaching]]<br>
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[[Outdoor_Skills#Outdoor_Outdoor Code|Outdoor Code]]<br>
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[[Sleeping Bags]]<br>
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[[Sleeping Pads]]<br>
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[[Tent Types]]<br>
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[[Tent Setup]]<br>
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[[Water Purification]]<br>
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[[Weather Skills]]<br>
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[[Wilderness Survival Skills]]<br>
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[[Survival Kit]]<br>
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[[Survival Shelter]]<br>
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[[Signaling]]<br>
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124185_backpacking-health-sunscreen.htm Video: Sunscreen] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/sunscreen.html REI: Sun] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/sunglasses.html REI: Sunglasses] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/sun+protection.html REI: Sun-Protection Clothing] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/backcountry+health+topics.html REI: Sun, Bugs, Plants] -
*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124185_backpacking-health-sunscreen.htm Video: Sunscreen] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/sunscreen.html REI: Sun] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/sunglasses.html REI: Sunglasses] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/sun+protection.html REI: Sun-Protection Clothing] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/backcountry+health+topics.html REI: Sun, Bugs, Plants] -
====Insect Protection====
====Insect Protection====
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{{Shortcut|[[Insect Protection]]}}
*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124186_backpacking-health-insect-repellent.htm Video: Insect Repellent] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/insect+repellent.html REI: Insect Repellent] -
*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124186_backpacking-health-insect-repellent.htm Video: Insect Repellent] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/insect+repellent.html REI: Insect Repellent] -
====Hygene====
====Hygene====
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*[http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fact_Sheets/Food_Safety_While_Hiking_Camping_&_Boating/index.asp USDA Camping Food Safety] - [http://www.fightbac.org/content/view/11/18/ Fight Bacteria] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+handling+storage.html REI: Food Handling/Storage] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+organization.html REI: Food Organizing Tips] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/bear+resistant+canisters.html REI: Bear Canisters] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18249_multiday-hiking-food-safe-two.htm Video: How to Prevent Bears from Getting into Your Food Supply While Camping] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18248_multiday-hiking-food-safe.htm Video: How to Keep Food Safe from Animals When Camping & Hiking] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18065_camping-pack-food.htm Video: How to Pack Food for a Camping Trip]
*[http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fact_Sheets/Food_Safety_While_Hiking_Camping_&_Boating/index.asp USDA Camping Food Safety] - [http://www.fightbac.org/content/view/11/18/ Fight Bacteria] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+handling+storage.html REI: Food Handling/Storage] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/food+organization.html REI: Food Organizing Tips] - [http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/bear+resistant+canisters.html REI: Bear Canisters] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18249_multiday-hiking-food-safe-two.htm Video: How to Prevent Bears from Getting into Your Food Supply While Camping] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18248_multiday-hiking-food-safe.htm Video: How to Keep Food Safe from Animals When Camping & Hiking] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18065_camping-pack-food.htm Video: How to Pack Food for a Camping Trip]
====Outdoor Cooking====
====Outdoor Cooking====
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{{Shortcut|[[Outdoor Cooking]]}}
*[http://www.expertvillage.com/search.htm?s=camping+cooking Outdoor Cooking Videos]: [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18284_hiking-gear-food.htm Food Selection] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124340_camp-food-quantity.htm Food Quality] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/125937_starting-stoves-when-backpacking.htm Stoves] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124339_camp-cooking-utensils.htm Utensils] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/15355_camping-packing-purified.htm Water Purification] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1964_low-impact-hiking.htm Leave No Trace]
*[http://www.expertvillage.com/search.htm?s=camping+cooking Outdoor Cooking Videos]: [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/18284_hiking-gear-food.htm Food Selection] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124340_camp-food-quantity.htm Food Quality] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/125937_starting-stoves-when-backpacking.htm Stoves] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/124339_camp-cooking-utensils.htm Utensils] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/15355_camping-packing-purified.htm Water Purification] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/1964_low-impact-hiking.htm Leave No Trace]
====Cooking Gear====
====Cooking Gear====
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==First Aid==
==First Aid==
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{{Shortcut|[[Outdoor_Skills#First Aid|Outdoor First Aid]]}}
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{{Shortcut|[[Outdoor First Aid]]}}
* See [[First Aid Skills]], [[First Aid Kit]], and [[First Aid|First Aid Merit Badge]].
* See [[First Aid Skills]], [[First Aid Kit]], and [[First Aid|First Aid Merit Badge]].

Revision as of 00:24, May 31, 2009

Here are resources for Camping, Backpacking, Hiking,Cooking, and Wilderness Survival.
Troop Program Features let you make each a part of your troop program.
These are also the resources for Webelos Outdoorsman.
Other skills include: First Aid, Swimming, Cycling and Scout Skills.

Outdoor Skills are important parts of the Cub Scout, Webelos, and Boy Scout programs:


Contents
Outdoor Basics
Sun Protection
Insect Protection
Hygene
Outdoor Safety
Backpacking Skills
Backpacks
Backpacking Preparation
Packing a Backpack
Reducing Weight
Backpacking Stoves
Backpacking Food
Shouldering a Pack
Backpacking Gear
Campfires
Campfire Building
Campfire Types
Campfire Starting
Campfire Safety
Campsite
Clothing
Footwear
Socks
Layering
Cold Weather
Warm Weather
Wet Weather
Cooking Skills
Meal Planning
Recipes
Food Handling
Outdoor Cooking
Cooking Gear
Dutch Oven Cooking
First Aid
Gear
Lights
Checklists
Hiking Skills
Hydration
Leave No Trace
Navigation
Navigation Without a Compass
Maps
Compass
GPS
Geocaching
Outdoor Code
Sleeping Bags
Sleeping Pads
Tent Types
Tent Setup
Water Purification
Weather Skills
Wilderness Survival Skills
Survival Kit
Survival Shelter
Signaling


Outdoor Basics

Shortcut:
Outdoor Basics

See: Camping, Backpacking, Hiking, Cooking, and Wilderness Survival Merit Badges. Make these a part of your Troop Program.

Sun Protection

Shortcut:
Sun Protection

Insect Protection

Shortcut:
Insect Protection

Hygene

Shortcut:
Hygene

Outdoor Safety

Shortcut:
Outdoor Safety


Backpacking Skills

Shortcut:
Backpacking Skills

See: Backpacking Merit Badge and Philmont Scout Ranch. Make Backpacking A Part of Your Troop Program.

Backpacks

Shortcut:
Backpacks

Backpacking Preparation

Shortcut:
Backpacking Preparation

Packing a Backpack

Shortcut:
Packing a Backpack

Reducing Weight

Shortcut:
Reducing Weight

Backpacking Stoves

Shortcut:
Backpacking Stoves

Backpacking Food

Shortcut:
Backpacking Food

Shouldering a Pack

Shortcut:
Shouldering a Pack

Backpacking Gear

Shortcut:
Backpacking Gear


Campfires

Shortcut:
Campfires

Campfire Building

Shortcut:
Campfire Building

Campfire Types

Shortcut:
Campfire Types

Campfire Starting

Shortcut:
Campfire Starting

Campfire Safety

Shortcut:
Campfire Safety


Campsite

Shortcut:
Campsite


Clothing

Shortcut:
Clothing

Footwear

Shortcut:
Footwear

Socks

Shortcut:
Socks

Layering

Shortcut:
Layering

Cold Weather

Shortcut:
Cold Weather

Warm Weather

Shortcut:
Warm Weather

Wet Weather

Shortcut:
Wet Weather


Cooking Skills

Shortcut:
Cooking Skills

See: Cooking Merit badge. Make Cooking A Part of Your Troop Program.

Meal Planning

Shortcut:
Meal Planning

Recipes

Shortcut:
Recipes

Food Handling

Shortcut:
Food Handling

Outdoor Cooking

Shortcut:
Outdoor Cooking

Cooking Gear

Shortcut:
Cooking Gear

Dutch Oven Cooking

Shortcut:
Dutch Oven Cooking


First Aid

Shortcut:
Outdoor First Aid


Gear

Shortcut:
Outdoor Gear

REI: Lightweight Hiking

Lights

Shortcut:
Lights

Checklists

Shortcut:
Outdoor Checklists


Hiking Skills

Shortcut:
Hiking Skills

See Hiking Merit Badge. Make Hiking A Part of Your Troop Program.


Hydration

Shortcut:
Hydration


Leave No Trace

Shortcut:
Outdoor_Skills#Leave No Trace
Leave No Trace-related awards


Navigation

Shortcut:
Navigation -or- Map and Compass

See: Orienteering Merit badge. Make Orienteering A Part of Your Troop Program.

Navigation Without a Compass

Shortcut:
Navigation Without a Compass

Maps

Shortcut:
Maps -or- Topographic Maps

Compass

Shortcut:
Compass

GPS

Shortcut:
GPS

Geocaching

Shortcut:
Geocaching


Outdoor Code

Shortcut:
Outdoor_Skills#Outdoor Code


Sleeping Bags

Shortcut:
Sleeping Bags


Sleeping Pads

Shortcut:
Sleeping Pads


Tent Types

Shortcut:
Tent Types


Tent Setup

Shortcut:
Tent Setup


Water Purification

Shortcut:
Water Purification


Weather Skills

Shortcut:
Weather Skills


Wilderness Survival Skills

Shortcut:
Wilderness Survival Skills

See: Wilderness Survival Merit badge. Make Wilderness Survival A Part of Your Troop Program.

Survival Kit

Shortcut:
Survival Kit

Survival Shelter

Shortcut:
Survival Shelter

Signaling

Shortcut:
Signaling
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