Whether you are fishing for supper, pitching a tent, or sharing camp stories, nothing could be more exhilarating than being in the open air with your buddies, putting your outdoor skills to the test. The Camping merit badge tells you how.
Camping is one of the best-known methods of the Scouting movement. When he founded the Scouting movement in the early 1900s, Robert Baden-Powell encouraged every Scout to learn the art of living out-of-doors. He believed a young person able to take care of himself while camping would have the confidence to meet life’s other challenges, too. Learn More
For several centuries, the canoe was a primary method of travel for explorers and settlers. Today, it remains an important part of the wilderness experience and an enjoyable leisure activity that teaches communication, teamwork, and physical fitness. By using this pamphlet to earn your Canoeing merit badge, you’ll learn these building blocks for life and much more… just by putting your best paddle forward! Learn More