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Greenfield Camping Experience
Sat, 3 Jun 2017, 10:00 – Sun, 4 Jun 2017, 15:00 BST
On Saturday 3rd June, the team will start the setting up of a greenfield camp at a chosen farm in Petworth . The team will start with campsite layouts then the marquee for our kitchen and followed by the scout patrol tents and dining shelters. Toilet tents erected and suitable washing facilities provided for all Adults and young people of both sexes.
We will now concentrate on our kitchen and making camp gadgets to make our time easier at camp. camp hygiene is of great importance so this will be explained and demonstrated by some useful ideas and gadgets .
We will now be looking at building our fire and everything involved including safety and training in the use of axes and saws. Food preparation, storage, cooking on fires and stoves, backwoods cooking for our evening
Sunday will involve cooking , programme planning , pioneering project and striking camp. This will be an opportunity to be actively involved in a green field camping experience for leaders who are looking to add or apply for the greenfield camping permit , or any leader interested in learning the back to basics camping skills.