We were in the Scouts as kids and encouraged our own children to do the same. They loved it. Learning valuable skills of how to survive in the outdoors is something we would recommend to any parent. A bit like Bear Grylls, I suppose, our kids are now adults and love ‘going bush’ with as little as possible for the weekend to test their survival skills. They’ll take the bow and arrows, some fishing gear and not much else, build a shelter from sticks and leaves or just pitch a small tarp.
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