Leominster State Forest, August 2008

Types of Camping

Where to Camp

Backpacking Locations

Trail Mapping

Planning the Trip

Planning a Troop Backpacking Trip

Outdoor Principles


Water Disinfection

Personal Camping Gear

Cooking and Food

Cleaning Dishes

Klondike Derby, January 2008


Cold Weather Clothing



Camping Gear Retailers


Camping and Outdoor Awards

Also, see:

Outings - Find out about other types of activities.

Your Ideas for the Guide - Share your knowledge with other Scouts.

Camping 101: Best Tips and Resources - On the RAVE site, this was a July 2020 suggestion from a Girl Scout named Sarah.

Leave No Trace Principles for Parks, Playgrounds and Beyond - On the AAA State of Play site, this was an August 2022 suggestion from a Girl Scout named MaryAnne.


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J. Froimson

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