Entering into the Fall of 2020, we are still dealing with the ongoing threat of COVID-19. Until we have a publicly available treatment and vaccine, we need to exercise additional cautions even when on the trail. The following video by Lonely Planet talks about safe ways to hike during the ongoing pandemic.
Adding another really great article from Explore Magazine. This time its all about the great campfire snack... the s'more. Let us know in the comments what your favorite s'more combination is.
Paddling Magazine is a great resource for anyone who likes to kayak or canoe. They cover all aspects of trip camping, from gear to locations and skills.
One of the more controversial pieces of camp equipment is the axe. And more importantly what type of axe.
We have always instructed the youth about how to show respect for knives, saws and axes, and that as a group we do keep these pieces of useful equipment with us at camp.
The linked article below talks about a number of reasons why the axe is a valuable tool when used properly.
Explore magazine are the creators of the Adventure Gear Box, a quarterly subscription box that has provided our group with a number of prizes for our youth.
Check out the rest of their YouTube channel here: YouTube/ExploreMag
These articles are written by the leaders of 1st Clarington BPSA. They are based on more than 40 combined years of outdoor leadership, and more than 60 years of Scouting/Guiding experience.