I have been saving up for a digital camera that I can bring on camp-outs. I have been looking for a while but am not sure what to buy and what I will really need. If I were to buy a camera it would need to be capable of going underwater and capable of falling and taking a beating. I am looking forward to doing more advanced things in Scouts but want to be able to show my family and friends. I have been struggling with this for a while and came to you since I know you will point me in the right direction.
How should I purify my drinking water when I’m on a backpacking trip? What’s the easiest and cheapest way?
Use these paddling techniques at your next canoeing adventure.
This has to be one of the easiest and coolest ways to purify water we’ve seen. The SteriPEN is a high-tech gizmo that uses ultraviolet (UV) light to kill bacteria, viruses, protozoa and other things we can’t pronounce that hide in dirty water and make you sick.
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Adventure racer Travis Macy gives you the keys for choosing a do-it-all wristwatch.
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Going on a warm-weather outing? Here's a checklist to help you pack.
Going on a basic cold weather outing? Here's a checklist to help you pack the gear you need.
Keep your stuff out of the dirt by building a table for your camp. It's easy if you have the pioneering skills.
Show your colors by building a flagpole for your camp. It's easy if you have the pioneering skills.