In February, the Boy Scouts of Troop 1978 from Vienna, Virginia visited Bryce Ski Resort in Blayse, Virginia. The scouts visited for their annual ski trip. After another year of hard work, the scouts got to relax on the slopes and the couch.
You can’t lead with just rules and discipline. You need something else. You need to provide a vision. You need to inspire your team to get there.
Luke Cann gets prepared to build a small library at Luise Archer with the help of scouts from Troop 1978. He first has to measure out all the materials and learn how to put the library together before he can lead the scouts.
September was orienteering month. Scouts spent the weekend at Catoctin Mountain where older scouts taught younger scouts how to use a map and compass to find their magnetic heading and pace out the distance to a known object. Then, each patrol worked their way through an orienteering course. In their downtime, scouts enjoyed a fire-building competition, a dinner cook-off, and lots of patrol time.