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Hiking Activities: Sometimes when we are out hiking with Scouts it seems like they are so focused on getting from here to there that they forget to look around and see the sights.  If you are out with a goal oriented group and you want them to take some time to explore, consider adding one or more additional hiking activities. You’ll find some suggestions below

Gathering Activities

How to Teach Cub Scouts and Children How to Use a Compass

Children and Hiking: Fun Games - Cub Scout Ideas

Great Cub Scout skits

Craft Stick bird feeder for kids to make. Tiger, Wolf and Bear Cub Scouts all have making a bird feeder as an elective or requirement. Repin to share! #CubScouts

This has a great list of scout games that can be done at Pack or Den meetings. Great suggestions for bicycle safety games as well

Forestry Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts: The Boy Scout Planning Guide suggests a Forestry Troop Program Feature for April 2013. This program feature offers the opportunity to introduce natural resource management and conservation in a troop setting. A PLC can use this program feature to plan a month of activities with a focus on forestry. The plans for the Forestry troop program feature can be found in Volume 2 of Troop Program Features from BSA

Boy Scout Camping Recipes

Kick the can is a classic game which combines tag and hide and go seek. This is a great wide area game for a large group. Use it as an activity at a pack campout or to add some physical activity to a pack meeting.

Girl Scout Ceremony Candles

Citizenship Football Game: This is a game I got from a fellow Scouter Mom. The purpose of the game is to reinforce the ideas which are discussed in the Webelos Citizen activity badge. So you will need to instruct the Scouts first. Then play this game to help them retain what they have learned.

Easy Situpon for girl scouts to make

Many of our kids have not been exposed to flag etiquette before their first flag ceremony, so take the time to give them some basic instruction. This is a very simple flag ceremony for Cub Scouts to use at Den and Pack meetings.

Welcome to Girl Scout Hang Out

Girl Scout Beans

Where to find scholarship money for Eagle Scouts

Cub scout foosball

Girl Scout bridging ceremony