Tag Archives: Boy Scouts

Scouting, Character-Building and Little Old Ladies

Does Scouting really build character in young men?  Two researchers from Montclair State University in New Jersey are trying to find out.  The researchers are studying how adult leaders, or Scouters, build character in Scouts.  Their initial research suggests that Scouting does offer a “distinctive character initiative that is deeply rooted in its culture”.  Now...
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Knife Tips for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area

We recommend that smart BWCA campers usually carry the following four items for safety and practicality: a whistle, fire starter, compass and a knife. [caption id="attachment_3289" align="aligncenter" width="388"]williamsandhall.com outfitters ely bwca There all kinds of knives to choose from.[/caption] Today, we are going...
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