Woodlands Trail – Communications / Signaling

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Branch : Outdoor SkillsStep : Elective – #10 Communications / SignalingPurpose : The purpose of is to learn that there are many ways that we can communicate with others and the world through simple technology around us. Upon completion of this step, Trailmen should understand the basics of communication. What types of communication devices have…

Woodlands Trail – Edge Tools

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Branch : Outdoor SkillsStep : Core – #05 Edge Tools / Woodsman Car for Mountain LionsPurpose : Edge Tools Step is to provide a basic knowledge of edge tools. Upon completion of this  step, Trailmen should understand the dangers and the benefits of edge tools such as saws, axes, and knives. Mountain Lions will work…

Woodlands Trail – Camping & Hiking

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Branch : Outdoor SkillsStep : Core – #04 Camping & HikingPurpose :  The Camping and Hiking Step is to provide a basic knowledge of camping and hikingtechniques. Upon completion of this step, Trailmen should understand how to utilize commonly accepted camping techniques as well as understanding basic hiking methods. How do you select a good…

Woodlands Trail – Ropes & Knots

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Branch : Outdoor SkillsStep : Core – Step 01 Ropes & KnotsPurpose: Ropes & Knots Step is to provide a basic knowledge and foundation on ropes and knots as tools. Upon completion of this step, Trailmen should understand how to safely use ropes to perform basic functions. What are the different types of rope? What…