Scouting Episodes

Scouting Equipment

Camp Fuel(s)

Sept. 30, 2021

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

The Scout Association Scouting

Squirrel Scouts

Sept. 16, 2021

A new Scouting program has been launched in the UK!

Guest: Hawkeye
Scouting WOSM

Encore Presentation: Why the Fleur-de-lis?

Aug. 22, 2021

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

Scouting Uniforms


July 23, 2021

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

Scouts Canada Scouting Equipment

Knife Safety

July 9, 2021

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

Scouts Canada Scouting Scouting Ireland


June 10, 2021

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

Scouting Equipment

Sleeping Bags

April 10, 2021

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

Scouts Canada Scouting Scoutcraft

Cooking Over Embers

March 27, 2021

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

Scouts Canada Scouting

Who Are We, Again?

March 13, 2021

Re-introducing the podcast hosts!

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Field Book Nostalgia

Feb. 26, 2021

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

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Scouting Five - Week of January 25, 2021

Jan. 29, 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 Scouting

Do a Good Turn

Nov. 26, 2020

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

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

Scouting Five - Week of October 19, 2020

Oct. 23, 2020

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

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Youth Protection

Oct. 16, 2020

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