800-582-7272

Tents

Learn  “hands on” where and how to tent camp.

 

Learn how to choose a tent and places to tent camp.  Tent safety is also taught for example: preparing for the weather, best lighting, and appropriate bedding.  How to lash a tent and what knots to use: half hitch, bowline, taut line. How to take down and pack a tent. Proper care of a tent is discussed, how to repair, what to do if tent has moisture. Leave No Trace is also a part of this training.

You will have the opportunity to experiment with a tent. Prerequisite: New Member Orientation, Outdoor 101, Cabin Camping

 

Region/Area: 
Fort Worth

This event is for grade(s):

Start Date of Event\Training: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
End Date of Event\training: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Registration Closes: 
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Start Time: 
6:00PM
End Time: 
9:00PM
Location: 
Fort Worth Regional Office - 4901 Briarhaven Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76109
Availability: 
Open
Adult Cost: 
$10
Staff Contact: 
Katrina Lake at 817-735-5317 or 800-582-7272, ext . 1506 or klake@gs-top.org
Registrar: 
Alex Jones at 817-735-5346 or 800-582-7272 ext. 1106 or ajones@gs-top.org
Minimum: 
1
Maximum: 
20
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