Troop 505 Camping Merit Badge (1 of 4) Workshop Oct 2

The ScoutmasterWe will begin work on our requirements for the BSA Camping Merit Badge in four (4) parts starting with our October Troop Meeting. Please try your best to attend if you are interested in completing this Merit Badge. And please remember to purchase your Camping Merit Badge Series Pamphlet the next time you are at the Scout Store.

October 2nd we will be working on the following Camping Merit Badge requirements:

1. Show that you know first aid for and how to prevent injuries or illnesses that could occur while camping, including hypothermia, frostbite, heat reactions, dehydration, altitude sickness, insect stings, tick bites, snakebite, blisters, and hyperventilation.

2. Learn the Leave No Trace principles and the Outdoor Code and explain what they mean. Write a personal and group plan for implementing these principles on your next outing.