Winter allows for an entire season of special outings and fun in the snow.
It is fantastic that we can get out there. That said, getting out in the snow requires an extra level of planning to avoid dangers and challenges that subfreezing temperatures pose.
Winter Camping School 2021
It is highly recommended that older scouts and all adults attending a snow campout attend our Council's Winter Skill Adventure Program. The Winter Skill Adventure Program is staffed by several Winter Adventure experts, include Adult and Youth from Troop 49. Talk to our Scoutmaster about attending.
Snow Camping - Resources for camping in the snow
Cold Weather Injuries - Must read prior to snow outing
Surviving the Cold - advanced survival skills and knowledge required by adult leaders