DSCN0729In this show we discuss Unit discipline.  What it is, and how we go about maintaining it.  Join Scoutmaster Jerry and his guest Shawn Cleary from Cleary’s Corner and fellow podcaster.

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Breakfast in Camp

Breakfast in Camp

 

In this show we wrap up a great discussion on gear.

Join Scoutmaster Jerry and his Assistant Scoutmasters as they continue a discussion on gear.

In this show we talk about our camp kitchens, raingear, clothing, and much, much, more.

Have a Great Scouting Day!

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DSCN0858In this show we talk about Backpacking gear and how to get Scouts using the right stuff.

Show 36 is the first part in a two part discussion on gear. Join me and my hiking partners (the Assistant Scoutmasters of my Troop), as we talk about gear. Self admitted gear geeks all, we talk about the type of gear we have and the gear that make Scouts successful backpackers.

 

 

 

Here are some links to check out the gear that we talk about in this show.

Packs

Kelty Tioga 5000
Kelty Trekker
Kelty
Coleman exponent

Tents

MSR Hubba
REI Crysalis UL
Big Agnes
REI Quarter Dome T1

I hope this show is informative and fun. It was a great time hanging out with my best friends and hiking buddies taling gear.

Have a Great Scouting Day!

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Food Bag Hung to keep the Critters away

Food Bag Hung to keep the Critters away

The final of the three part series on Leave no Trace, Scoutmaster Jerry discusses the last three principles of Leave no Trace.

 

Minimizing campfire impact, Respecting Wildlife and being Considerate of others.

I hope you have enjoyed this series on leave no trace and hope that it has inspired you to think about how you impact our out doors.  No matter which type of camping you engage you and your Scouts in, Leave no trace practices are the key to good stewardship and maintaining great wilderness for generations to come.
Learn More about Leave No Trace at www.lnt.org

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A weekend of trash, with old fuel canister

A weekend of trash, with old fuel canister

Continuing from our last show on Leave No Trace, Scoutmaster Jerry discusses the next two principles of Traveling and Camping on Durable surfaces and Disposing of Waste properly or Pack it in.. Pack it out!

You can learn more about Leave no Trace at the Leave No Trace web site.  www.lnt.org

Practicing the principles will enhance your out doors experiences as well as those of those that come camping after you.

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lntpatchPlanning and Preparing for your next out door experience should start with Leave no Trace.
Leave No Trace is a Nationally recognized program that has been adopted by the Boy Scouts of America to enhance our out door ethic and reinforce in our Scouts and attitude about good stewardship and respect of our back country.

This show tackles the first principle of Leave No Trace.. Planning ahead and Preparing.
Listen in as we discuss how planning makes all the difference in a leave no trace attitude.

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A couple of notes.  Due to change in servers, domains and other computer issues, the intro and extro of the show are not entirely accurate.  To leave feed back for this show.  Please leave it at www.ptcmedia.net in the Scoutmaster minute area.  Or you can leave a comment here at this site or on itunes.  The other way (which is inaccurate in the show) is to drop me an email.  To do so send it to tbirdironchef@gmail.com.

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Stay tuned.. I have not fallen away… Its a real long story and I’ll be sharing it soon.
Just wanted to let you all know.. A new show is on the way.

Thanks for hanging in there.

Have a Great Scouting Day!

Jerry