With wit, insight, honesty, Tom Sholes reveals how a young inexperienced Scoutmaster grew in his skills and knowledge to become a highly successful leader of youth. Tom challenged his Scouts with rugged mountains, wild rivers, and unforgiving desert. A master storyteller, he recounts troop mishaps and adventures, from wild whitewater to quiet moments of wonder on mountain summits. Learn More
Discover BWCA . . . the legendary destination for canoeists from around the world! This book is an excellent guide to canoe camping in this area where you can paddle a thousand pristine lakes and streams in more than a million acres of solitude and beauty. Guide covers basic paddle craft, plus safety and practice exercises for groups preparing for a multiday trip to BWCA. Soft cover, 171 pages. Learn More
From the KidSkills series, these helpful books are designed to teach crafts to Scouts of all ages and all levels including beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Whether it’s leatherworking, woodworking, basketry, or wood-carving each book is an easy-to-follow, step-by-step written and visual guide with 20 fun projects that will inspire the young artisan as well as aid leaders. Soft cover; 72 pages. Learn More
This book is an inspiring reminder of how the small things you do and choices you make each day can really make a big difference in the world.
Inside you'll find more than 300 fun, simple, and practical things you can do to make a difference each day in your family, your school, your community, and your environment. So empower yourself today and start changing your world one project at a time! Includes ideas that can be done on your own or with a group. Learn More