scouts-l Mail Archive for March of 2000: Re: When should Webelos get their cross over ceremony?
Fri Mar 03 2000 - 06:33:16 CST
> Additionally, they need to have as much troop experience as possible,
> including weekend camping trips, to prepare them for the
> rigors of being at
> summer camp for a whole week.
How many of your programs have a Webelos resident summer camp? I think
that is good training for Boy Scout camp. Of course the boys have mom
or dad along during Webelos resident camp, but they do get to experience
sleeping in tents, mess hall duties, campfires, latrines <g>, etc.