The Snow Camping Ideas

The Snow Camping Ideas

Going tent camping in the snow is fun. There are many camping activities you can do in the snow like snow shoeing, cross country skiing and snowboarding. There are many advantages to camping during winter all of the snakes, bugs, and flies are in hiding. The snow covered wilderness is beautiful. There are not too many people at the campgrounds and many campgrounds give a discount. One of my favorite things to do while snow camping is snow shoeing. Snow shoeing is a great way to get around in the…

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Moral And Religious Camp Life

Moral And Religious Camp Life

 MORAL AND RELIGIOUS LIFE: Novel Bonfire The author experienced something very unusual one Sunday afternoon in a camp where he was invited to speak. The talk was on “Trees or Growth, ” one of the studies of the course described. During the talk a number of things were referred to that enter into the growth of a tree which either mar or hinder it from becoming a symmetrical, beautiful tree and a similar comparison was made regarding a boy’s growth. The question was asked of the boys, “What are some…

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Survive Rain During Camping Trips

Tips to Survive Rain During Camping Trips

Imagine a situation where you’re camping in broad daylight and suddenly you see dark clouds hovering above you and it starts pouring heavily, possible right? A few hours of rain can turn your camping experience into a serious situation by affecting your tent, electronic devices, and even you. Experienced campers know that even if rain isn’t in the forecast for your camping trip days, it can pop up at any minute no matter what season you’re camping. You can get away from unexpected rains by using some foolproof techniques, like…

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Personal Camping Checklist Or Inventory

Personal Camping Checklist Or Inventory

Experience only can determine what should be taken to camp. Usually the first camping trip decides what to take on the second trip, and also reveals how few things, providing they are right things, one really needs to be comfortable in camp. A boy’s mother, who is generally the official trunk packer of the family, makes a mistake in stowing away in the trunk a lot of things not serviceable or suitable for camping. Cotton goods, except towels, handkerchiefs, and hose, are of no use. Gray woolen shirts, gray, brown,…

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Camping Gear And Equipment

Camping Gear And Equipment

The greatest help after all is to take the children back to the garden that the Lord God planted. A boy must learn to sleep under the open sky and to tramp ten miles through the rain if he wants to be strong. He must learn what sort of men it was who made America, and he must not get into this fuss and flurry of our American civilization and think that patent leather shoes and white kid gloves are necessary for the salvation of his life.–Edward Everett Hale. Selecting…

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Adventure Camping Leadership

Adventure Camping Leadership

What you are about to read is the culmination of information from many different places and resources. I hope you enjoy it. The success or failure of a boys’ camp-site depends upon leadership rather than upon equipment. Boys are prevail by example rather than by precept. A boys’ camp is largely built around a strong personality. Solve the problem of leadership, and you interpret the greatest problem of camping. The Camping-site Boss: No matter how big or how small the camp, there have to be one who is in absolute…

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