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1. Canoe and Kayak
2. Leave No Trace - Outdoor Ethics
3. Outdoor Cooking
4. Okpik - Winter Camping
5. Team Building


Canoe and Kayak
Canoe - Packing List
Illinois Paddling Council --

Makajawan - Flambeau River Canoe Trip, August 2011
Photos - Flambeau River Canoe Trip
Flambeau - Turtle Brochure
Flambeau - Turtle Map
Flambeau - Packing List

Leave No Trace (LNT) - Outdoor Ethics

Principals of LNT:

1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
2. Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
3. Dispose of Waste Properly
4. Leave What You Find
5. Minimize Campfire Impacts
6. Respect Wildlifeand Farm Animals
7. Be Considerate of Others

LNT Reading:

BSA Teaching LNT
Cub Scout LNT
Sequoia National Forest LNT
LNT Principles Trifold
LNT Teaching Activities
Shenandoah National Park LNT
Craig Lake Leave No Trace

LNT Web Resources:

Center for Outdoor Ethics,
Bureau of Land Management LNT
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle --

Outdoor Cooking

Okpik - Winter Camping Training (not survival training)

Winter Camping Reading:
Cold Weather Camping Resources
Okpik Advisor Guide
Okpik Particpant Handbook
Okpik Overview-Clothing
Okpik Overview Sleep Systems
Okpik Overview
Okpik Shelter, Clothing & Sleep Systems

Additional Resources on Winter Camping:

Princeton University - Outdoor Action Guide to Winter
Cold Weather Camping American Scouting Digest
Tips and Advice for Cold Weather
Cold Weather Tips

Winter Activities:
Dog Sled Racing -
Wisconsin Trail Blazers -
Luging - Muskegon Winter Sports Complex

Frugal Ice Fishing
Ice Fishing: Food Without Farming
Ice Fishing Pole">Ice Fishing Pole
Pocket Size Fishing Rod and Reel
Pocket Size Survival Fishing Kit

Team Building