Talk about the GPS receiver’s accuracy of information provided. The spring NCAA basketball “evaluation” periods are coming up the next two weekends in April and then again repeating for 3 weeks in a row in July.. During this time, college coaches are allowed, per the NCAA, to watch AAU basketball teams in person around the country in order to evaluate potential college prospects. Here’s what you need to do earn this badge. FlexibilityEach young person who participates in the Programme, including badges and awards, should face a similar degree of challenge, and requirements can be adapted according to each young person’s abilities. [GeoStL] Scout Troop caches. Using an Ordnance Survey map (1:25000 or 1:50000 scale) to plan a route of at least 4km that contains a minimum of 10 waypoints. either submit your caches to a geocaching website or give the details to other Scouts so they can find the caches. If you include the Girl Scout trefoil shape, it must be colored in Girl Scout green and no other color. Our Cookie Sale was disrupted this year due to COVID-19, leaving girls in Cache and Rich counties with cookies in inventory. Get involved – Be receptive to the troop leader and volunteer your expertise, Be a resource from which troop leadership can pull experience, Accompany the troop on their caching activities and provide guidance when needed, Promote a positive, all things are possible attitude at all times, Show that CITO is an act that is not beneath them, but a honor to serve the community, Recruit other Geocachers to share their skills with the Scouts, Coordinate with the troop leader to seek caches with SWAG, Pre-find all the caches for the first outing and make sure they are stocked with SWAG, Let the Scouts have hands-on with all the caches, Have the Scouts and/or troop leader navigate from cache to cache, Come prepared with SWAG in case a Scout needs something for the first trade, Familiarize yourself with the requirements of the badge, Assist with GPS operation and waypoint creation.

Place caches so that they can be reached by existing trail access. From: "M. Bollinger" ; To: SLAGA ; Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2005 05:29:26 -0700 (PDT); I'm inquiring about any caches that were placed and maintained by a Boy Scout troop. Show that you know the difference between Ordnance Survey, and latitude and longitude coordinates. There is a geocaching badge for both Scouts and Guides. Geocaching can help develop CHARACTER by providing our Scouts with a sense of ownership of their environment. Here are some of the things the badge requirements teach new Geocachers: Let every scout have a chance to open the cache, Tips for when you act as the tour guide with the troop to find caches, Re-group before heading off to the next cache.

More information will be coming soon! There area a few in our Troop that are beginning to get interested in Geocaching and want to put out a cache as a Troop activity.

But one of the key factors you missed with the Scouts BSA's badge -- hiding a cache is completely OPTIONAL. Girl Scout Galaxy Camp
William A. Joeckel, 2nd AAB, 1st Inf. Find out about geocaching and show that you understand what’s involved in both locating and placing a geocache.

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Requirement 8 is "do ONE of the following" -- and scouts have the option of (a) finding 3 "Cache to Eagle" caches, (b) hiding a cache, (c) creating & deploying a trackable, and (d) creating CITO containers & dropping them in caches. © Copyright The Scout Association 2020.

Printing out the cache page is a GREAT idea! Show that you know about the Global Positioning System (GPS) by explaining: find your location (grid reference, plus latitude and longitude) and record it, enter the grid reference of a local landmark and navigate to the waypoint.

If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it and give your consent. Here are the guidelines, The deadline for submission is September 15th. This is your best place to find out information on all things for Cache Girl Scouts. Make sure the location is suitable and that other navigators have proper access to the land and terrain. They emphasize safety as the key point by placing it first in the outline, then move to the technical, social, and ecological aspects of caching.

All Girl Scouts in Cache and Rich counties are invited to submit a design for a patch contest.

Sign up to a geocaching website. Jane's patch design will be used for those who attend a virtual event with Cache Girl Scouts.,,, Service Unit Event Financial Aid Application. Since 1910 and 1912, (respectively) the Boy and Girl Scouts have endeavored to make well-rounded citizens out of our most valuable resource, our children, so it’s no wonder that they chose to create a Scouts Geocaching Badge. The winning design will be made into patches that girls and leaders can earn by attending an event this year put on by Cache Girl Scouts that has a portion online. Find five geocaches using a GPS. Submit designs by email to.

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plan, assemble and hide two caches, one of which should be a multi-cache. Design should be inside a perfect square. G.I.R.L. Help the troop leader keep track of the Scouts so there will be “No child left behind”, Restrain Thyself – Geocachers are excited to share their “war stories” (and that’s OK), but limit it to the ones pertinent and helpful to what the youngsters are learning. The image on the far right shows you what kind of cache it is.The green boxes indicate that they are traditional caches. Programme the route into a handheld GPS and take the journey. You can still support girls in Utah by donating cookies to our Hometown Heroes - first responders, healthcare workers, and those working tirelessly in our community. You cannot put words or letters inside or on top of the trefoil shape. Posted by Cache Girl Scouts at 11:03 AM No comments: Email This BlogThis!

Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. Go-Getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader. Congratulations to Jane L. from Troop 2033 for winning our Patch Design Contest!

Do not use the Girl Scout profiles symbol that has the three faces. If enough local scouts register, the Leadership Team will help work out a supply pickup in Cache Valley so that you don't have to drive to Ogden or pay for shipping to get your supplies.

and 2) Cache Girl Scouts 2020-2021. Talk about the features and challenges along the route. ! Geocaching with Scouts and Guides. All Rights Reserved. Geocaching can teach young people how to navigate out of the woods, how to work together to solve a team challenge, and how to be better stewards of our environment. Show that you understand the safety and environmental aspects of geocaching, such as the Highway Code, Countryside Code and the Geocaching Association of Great Britain (GAGB) guidelines. Obtain permission from parents/troop leader for pictures you may post online, print, etc. Geocaching can encourage CONFIDENCE by letting the Scout feel a sense of brilliant accomplishment by solving that difficult puzzle or finding that well-hidden container.

A winner will be chosen by the Service Unit Leadership Team and announced by September 22nd.

Our "She and Me" event will be held September 26, 2020.

Since 1910 and 1912. ed to make well-rounded citizens out of our most valuable resource, our children, so it’s no wonder that they chose to create a Scouts Geocaching Badge. Do not blend one color gradually into another color. The winner will get a fun prize. Help girls build important skills in leadership,  entrepreneurship, STEM, and outdoors, and support scholarships for girls.

For more information and practical tips see our guidance on flexibility, We provide fun, challenge and adventure to.

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Share on Twitter; Share on Facebook The yellow boxes mean that it is a multi-stage cache–the first cache will lead you to the second which will lead you to the third, etc. Remind the cachers to sign the log – With all the excitement of the SWAG, this can get overlooked! Use any number of colors you wish, but use only solid colors.

These should be avoided so … At least three geocaches must be ‘multi-caches’, with at least two waypoints. – Our Galaxy, Night & Day! We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Leaders will need to make sure that young people follow the activity rules in chapter nine of the Policy, Organisation and Rules and the Adventurous Activity Permit Scheme.