Learning about the outdoors is one of the most fun and beneficial activities you can do with your kids. Below is a link to our Basic Outdoor Training Supplement (PDF file). This supplement is by no means all inclusive, but will give you a good start in basic camping and hiking skills.
Outdoor Training Supplement (click for pdf file)
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Scout-O-Rama: Tons of great outdoor recipes. http://www.scoutorama.com/recipe/index.cfm
How to Build a Box Oven http://www.buckskin.org/Resources/Outdoor/Files/boxoven.pdf
Outdoor Cooking Techinques: http://www.lovetheoutdoors.com/camping/cooking_methods.htm
Daniel Boone National Forest: Fire safety instructions http://www.fs.fed.us/r8/boone/fire/safety/campfire.htm
Smokey The Bear: Campfire safety. http://www.smokeybear.com/campfire-safety.asp
Love the Outdoors: Good instructions for building a campfire. http://www.lovetheoutdoors.com/camping/how_to_build_a_campfire.htm
Nature Skills: Simple instructions for building a teepee style campfire. http://www.natureskills.com/camp_fire_building.html
Scouting Web: Huge resource for camping skills, training, and ideas. http://www.scoutingweb.com/scoutingweb/Program/Outdoors1.htm
Love the Outdoors: This page has tons of tips and advice for a successful and safe campout http://www.lovetheoutdoors.com/camping/tips/tips_and_advice.htm