Be Prepared, Camping, Home Page Articles, Snow Camping

Snow camping in Lake Tahoe

22 May , 2017   Gallery

When you combine new scouts with experienced scouts, that’s where the learning happens and the fun begins. This year’s snow trip took place at Sugar Pine recreational area. Snow crew 2017 was busy building quinzzies, carving out snow caves and campfire area and more. Scouts learn how to have a safe, fun time in adverse […]

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Troop 80 hikes yet another Rim Rover peak

22 May , 2017   Gallery

What should have been a snow camping preparation trip turned into a day hike up Mt. Diablo, one of five peaks to earn the Rim Rover award. Safety first! The forecast was ugly, i.e., thunder, lightening, gale-force winds, so plans were modified. It was a successful trip in that nearly everyone who planned on attending […]

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