Call of the Wild

Each time you go camping or to another outdoor activity, you can show you are a Wolf Scout by doing more on your own.  Learn more about animals you may see, how to tie a few basic knots, how to prepare for the weather, and how to handle different outdoor situations.


Complete Requirements 1-4 plus at least one other:

  1. Attend one of the following:
    A. A pack or family campout
    B. An outdoor activity with your den or pack
    C. Day camp
    D. Resident camp
  2. With your family or den, make a list of possible weather changes that could happen during your outing according to the time of year you are outside. Tell how you will be prepared for each one.
  3. Do the following:
    A. Recite the Outdoor Code with your leader.
    B. Recite the Leave No Trace Principles for Kids with your leader. Talk about how these principles support the Outdoor Code.
    C. After your outdoor activity or campout, list the ways you demonstrated being careful with fire or other dangers.
  4. Show or demonstrate what to do:
    A. In case of a natural disaster such as an earthquake or flood.
    B. To keep from spreading your germs.
  5. Show how to tie an overhand knot and a square knot.
  6. While on a den or family outing, identify four different types of animals you see or explain evidence of their presence. Tell how you identified them.