Scouting Episodes

September 30, 2021

Camp Fuel(s)

Which camp fuel is best? Turns out, that’s a loaded question.

Scouting Equipment

September 16, 2021

Squirrel Scouts

A new Scouting program has been launched in the UK!

The Scout Association Scouting

August 22, 2021

Encore Presentation: Why the Fleur-de-lis?

Why, exactly, does Scouting use the fleur-de-lis as its symbol?

Scouting WOSM

July 23, 2021


Neckerchief slides. Rings. Turk’s Heads. Whatever you call them, these handy little fasteners have an interesting history.

Scouting Uniforms

July 09, 2021

Knife Safety

We’ve talked about knives, their importance in Scouting, and their utility as tools...but how do you use one safely?

Scouts Canada Scouting Equipment

June 10, 2021


Catching up with some emails (and voicemail) from listeners!

Scouts Canada Scouting Scouting Ireland

April 10, 2021

Sleeping Bags

The right sleeping bag will make — or break — a camping experience.

Equipment Scouting

March 27, 2021

Cooking Over Embers

A fun method of campfire cooking that’s easy to try...but tricky to get right.

Scouting Scoutcraft Scouts Canada

March 13, 2021

Who Are We, Again?

Re-introducing the podcast hosts!

Scouts Canada Scouting

February 26, 2021

Field Book Nostalgia

There’s an argument to be made for having a physical copy of important outdoor survival information.

Equipment Scouting Scoutcraft Scouts BSA Scouts Canada

January 29, 2021

Scouting Five - Week of January 25, 2021

Scouting for Food rolls on, Hank Aaron’s time as a Scout...and both Scouts and Guides are nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.

Scouts Canada Scouts BSA Scouting Five WAGGGS WOSM Girl Scouts/Girl Guides Scouting

November 26, 2020

Do a Good Turn

Doing a “Good Turn” - to one person, if not to many - daily is a key element of what Scouting is (should be) about.

Scouting Scouts Canada

October 23, 2020

Scouting Five - Week of October 19, 2020

Scouts sell sandbags, a successful summer camp...and African Scouts turn the tide on plastic.

WOSM Scouting The Scout Association Volunteers Scouts Canada Scouts BSA Camps And Properties

October 16, 2020

Youth Protection

It takes a fair bit of effort to bring a new Scouter on board. But there’s a good reason why that is!

Scouting Scouts Canada Volunteers Scouts BSA