How to Whittle Your Own Tent Stakes

How to Whittle Your Own Tent Stakes

Q: My troop is going camping, and we lost our tent stakes. Can we use whittled sticks? — Nigel, Monroe, Georgia A:Sure you can. Look for downed branches that aren’t rotten and brittle. After finding a strong piece of wood that is about a foot long and an...

Make a Splash at 5 of the Coolest Water Parks in the U.S.

Even if you can’t get wet, these exciting ride videos can help you experience the thrill of visiting some of the nation’s best water parks. WATER COUNTRY USA Williamsburg, Virginia Water Country USA is one of the highest-rated water parks in the U.S. It...
Join Us for a Day of Fun at the BSA’s National Camp-In

Join Us for a Day of Fun at the BSA’s National Camp-In

You’re missing going on campouts since the COVID-19 pandemic has forced the shutdowns of many places. What can you do instead? How about “camping in”? The Boy Scouts of America is inviting you to a National Camp-In, starting at 11 a.m. EDT on May 2....