Court of Honour- Scouts

To encourage self discipline and reasonable compromises, Scouts may use a Court of Honour to handle conflicts.

From the Archives.

Dehydration- Scouts

Dehydration can be irritaing but can also be serious, even fatal.

Emergency kit basics- Scouts

An emergency kit can be large or small and can be customised to the need- a long camping trip, or a day hike?

Packing list for Fall or Spring Camps

A starting point for a camp packing list.

Opening ceremony, Scouts

While opening ceremonies can be tailored to a group's needs this can provide a template for new leaders or new troops.


Drugs- for parents or mature Scouts and older

 * for parents or mature Scouts and older

Note that the section on marijuana was written before it became legal in Canada- for adults. The age this article is aimed at are not yet adults. The variety of Cannabis products available is much wider than the previously most likely weed for smoking. This section will be updated as soon as I have time.

Personal Development

From the Archives.

Forestry Badge

From the  Archives

Photography Basics

From the Archives, the basics to get the Photography Badge.

Photography- Advancd

More advanced photography for those interested in learning more than the basics.

Winter Camping Packing list

A basic list for winter camping.

Suicide Prevention (2)

Uses some blunt and straight forward language and is aimed at mature youth and parents.

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