Originally Posted by perdidochas
The Troop has a policy that only Star Scouts and above can tent alone.
I have a difficult time understanding the reasoning behind policies like this.
Here's a brand new, 11yr old Scout who crossed over from Cub Scouts just this Spring.
The photo is of his hammock set-up that he carried and used during our 50 mile AT trip this past July.
Too many Scout Leaders are busy telling kids what they CAN'T DO.
I'm all about telling boys what they CAN DO.