scouts-l Mail Archive for May of 2000: Re: Leader Who Breaks The Rules
Pam Glidden (pglidden@YAHOO.COM
Sun May 14 2000 - 14:04:45 CDT
--- IK <ikmom4@CORE.COM> wrote:
HOG WASH...The only people who get tired of camping
are those who don't like it.
I'm afraid I'm going to have to disagree wth you on
this one. As a child, I camped with my parents many
times. I heartily disliked the experience! It was
all work and no fun.
As an adult, I have camped many times with the Boy
Scouts. Talk about a totally different experience? I
love camping with my Boy Scout friends. It's lots of
My point is that sometimes people dislike camping for
other reasons. It may be that they really don't know
how to camp, so therefore it is a lot of work. I also
feel that the more outdoor skills a person has, the
more fun camping is. The camping that my parents did
was nothing like the camping I do with my Scouting
Green River District
Chief Seattle Council
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