Preparation for Troop Camping

Course Outline

Developed by Dianne Hegarty & Sue Steger

Muir Trail Girl Scout Council

Includes links to appropriate areas to inhance this training

Session I (3 hours)

I. Welcome

II. Course Training Objectives (by the end of the course participants will be able to):

III. Philosophy of Outdoor education in Girl Scouting


IV. Safety Management

V. Trip Preparation

Session II (3 hours)

I. Dressing for the Out-Of-Doors (part of the 8 Basic Skills)

II. Teach Knots

III. Personal Packing

IV. Menu Planning