Outdoor Adventure Skills Gear
Outdoor gear and where they fit into the various stages of different Outdoor Adventure Skills badges. Can’t camp without the right gear! For simplicity, first aid and survival kits and camp tools (knives, axes, saws) are listed in separate tables.
|Camping Skills||Trail Skills||Winter Skills|
| 1.3 I can help pack a bag for camp.
1.4 I can keep my camping gear neat and tidy.
| 1.1 I can help pack a rucksack for a day hike.
1.2 I can dress myself for a day hike
| 2.2 I can list what personal gear to bring on an overnight camp.
2.3 I can look after all my personal gear while at camp.
| 2.1 I know what gear to bring for a hike depending on weather.
2.2 … take care of all personal gear needed for a day hike.
|2.4 I know how to pack extra clothes for winter outings.|
| 3.2 I can audit my personal gear for camp.
3.3 I can pack a bag for camp.
| 3.1 can pack a rucksack for a day hike.
3.2 can explain what clothes to bring for a day hike depending on the weather.
|3.8 I can pack a day pack for a winter outing.|
| 4.2 I can list the personal gear for standing camp.
4.3 I can show how to use group gear safely at camp.
| 4.2 I can pack a rucksack for a weekend hike.
4.3 I can show how to care for all my personal hiking equipment needed for a weekend hike.
|4.7 I have used a toboggan or sled to transport equipment.|
| 5.3 I can show the personal gear needed for an overnight lightweight camp.
5.4 I can explain how the type of camp affects the choice of equipment needed.
| 5.1 I can explain how the weather affects the equipment I bring on a weekend hike.
5.2 I can show what group equipment to bring on a weekend hike and explain why each item is needed.
|5.5 I am able to pack the appropriate clothing and equipment for a two night winter camp.|
| 6.6 I can demonstrate to others how to care for, store and maintain group gear for camp.
6.7 I can prepare a list of personal and group gear required for a standing camp.
| 6.1 I can teach another youth what to pack for a weekend hike.
6.3 I can teach another youth how to care for, store and maintain the group equipment.
|6.7 I can do simple repairs on liquid fuel stoves.|
| 7.6 I can teach another youth how to care for, store and maintain group gear needed for camps.
7.7 I can create personal and group gear lists for lightweight camping excursions.
| 7.1 I can pack a rucksack for a hiking expedition of more than two nights.
7.3 I can show what group equipment to bring on a hiking expedition of more than two nights and explain why each item is needed.
|7.2 I know how to select … tent for winter camping.|
|8.5 I can make recommendations to improve group equipment for various camp types.|| 8.1 I can teach another youth how to pack for a hiking expedition.
8.2 I can make recommendations to improve group equipment.
|8.1 I can carry out repairs on gas-fuelled stoves in winter conditions.|
|9.1 I know what equipment is required for various hiking expeditions and the correct use and care of this equipment.|
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