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INTRODUCTION TO COLD WEATHER CAMPING

WINTER TRAVEL
· Vehicle Readiness & Driving Tactics
· Trail Travel In The Snow
· Snowshoes
· Cross Country Skis
· Packs
· Sleds
· Weather
· Avalanches

WINTER CAMP LIVING
· Sanitation and Etiquette
· Fires

NAVIGATION IN THE WINTER

PERSOANL GEAR
· Clothing, Layering & Footwear
· Sleep Gear

GROUP EQUIPMENT
· Stoves, Fuel and Cooking Gear
· Tents and Tarps
· Igloo
· Quinzee or Snow Dome
· Snow Cave
· Snow Trench or Snow Pit
· Emergency Snow Shelter

HOME MADE EQUIMENT

FOOD, WATER, COOKING, AND CLEAN-UP

COLD WEATHER MEDICINE
· Your Body and the Cold - Biophysiology
· Snow Blindness
· Frost Nip and Frostbite
· Hypothermia

WHERE TO TREK & AWARDS


 

 

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This page revised June 23, 2008 

GOLDEN EMPIRE COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 929-1417

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 5:00pm (M-F)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

River City Scout Shop

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 649-1800

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 6:00pm (M,T,TR,F)
9:00am - 6:30pm (W)
10:00am - 4:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benater Way, Suite D
Chico, CA 95928

phone: (530) 809-0400

Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 6:00pm (W-F)
10:00am - 2:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday