Outdoors Skills Field Review

By Troop613_admin

This even is to review the first three Outdoor Skills steps and the Mountain Lion Woodsman, Fireguard and Timberline Awards. It is open to all Woodlands Trail levels. The event is focused on those Trailmen in Woodlands Trail who missed any of the first three steps of the year, the Hit the Trail (camping trip)…

Woodlands Trail – Communications / Signaling

By Troop613_admin

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

By Troop613_admin

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

By Troop613_admin

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…