|Assistant Senior Patrol Leader John discusses the purpose of and|
etiquette surrounding an axe yard, and what Scouts
might expect to find in one.
|Patrol Leader Vincent (right) demonstrates with Michael (left)|
how to properly pass a pocketknife to someone else, as well
as the principles of a "blood circle" and other best practices.
|Senior Patrol Leader William demonstrates proper techniques|
of using, sharpening and caring for hand tools such as
axes, hatchets and bowsaws.
Gatlinburg ski trip recounted the outing, and troop leadership reminded Scouts about upcoming summer camp plans. The troop also welcomed new Life Scout Cameron, who transferred from another local troop, and presented the Totin' Chip card to Andy.