Fox Island Scout Troop 27 has an active outdoor program, and holds monthly camping trips and other outings. Find out what is happening this month on our High Adventure Events Calendar.
T-27 Camp Thunderbird Trailblazers Camp
Friday, August 4, 2023
- Monday, August 7, 2023
Trailblazers Summer Camp for new Scouts at Camp Thunderbird. Summer camp is usually the highlight of the Scouting year. It can be particularly exciting for first year Scouts. At Camp Thunderbird, the first year camper program is called Trailblazer. Pathfinder is another common name for this type of program.
A typical first year program will offer the opportunity for Scouts to work on their early rank requirements. Many of the requirements for Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class lend themselves to the outdoor setting of summer camp.
They can practice knots, build fires, and learn to use a hand ax. Your Scouts will get to work on a merit badge as well. Other activities include swimming, boating, and shooting sports.
The Scouts are grouped into patrols with other Scouts and ... Read More