Don't stay indoors during the winter! Here are three fun projects that you can only do when it's cold outside.
If you curve some aluminum foil just right, you can cook hot dogs with the sun's heat.
Got some free time during a camp-out? Don't hide in your tent. Get out and play!
Want a natural nightlight? Catch some fireflies and make a firefly lantern. Here's how.
The key to a smooth hike: setting the right pace. Here's how to find it.
Maintaining your bike is your responsibility, both for your safety and that of the friends you ride with. Luckily, tuning up your bike isn't as hard as it might seem when you first try. Here's how to maintain some of the components on your bike.
Here are a few tips for ensuring the fish you catch have the best chance of survival.
Looking for a unique and fun way to cook for your troop? Do what this North Carolina troop does: Cook in a mailbox.
Get the most out of your orienteering tools by learning how best to use them.
By exploring a historical trail, hikers can follow in the footsteps of the trailblazers who carved their own paths through the American wilderness.
When climbing or rappelling, it's very important for the person on the rock to communicate well with his belayer. To do this, they use "calls." Here are some of the generally accepted signals for belaying climbers and rappellers.
Being prepared to live — and live well — when you’re far from the comforts of home starts with being able to take effective shelter from the elements.
With the right pioneering skills, you can create all kinds of contraptions that come in handy at a campsite.
A quinzee is a simple shelter made by hollowing out a big pile of snow. They can take several hours to build, but are an effective way to stay warm when camping in the winter. Here's how to build one.
Bread baked by mailbox? Fish roasted on a stick? North Carolina Scouts show off their unusual -- but effective -- cooking skills.
Sometimes a rock's just a rock ... and sometimes it's a fossil. How can you tell the difference?
Planning a Klondike derby is a great team-building exercise requiring leadership and decision-making skills. The best derbies incorporate traditional Scouting skills into fun competitions.
Staying safe on a winter outing is hard work, but that doesn't mean there won't be time for fun. Here are a few activities we came up with. Can you think of more?
Frozen flesh won't kill you right away -- but the pain might make you wish you were dead. Know the symptoms and how to treat them.