Camping (merit badge)

Camping is one of the best-known parts of the Scouting movement and is an essential skill for all Scouts. This merit badge is required for Eagle. Requirements 8d, 9a, 9b, and 9c must completed outisde of camp.

After developing skills during the week, Scouts in the Camping and Wilderness Survival merit badge sessions take an overnight trip to the backcountry of Raven Knob on Thursday night to put their skills into practice. In addition to eating a delicious meal with the Cripple Creek crew, participants will have the opportunity to spend the night under the stars. Camping merit badge participants should bring their own portable tent, sleeping bag, and other equipment.

Fast Facts
Session Length 1 hr
Program Fee N/A
Recommended Age All Scouts
Pre-Requisites 5e, 8d, 9abc