Cub Scout Shelters


A pack of Cub Scouts are ready for backpacking!

Cub Scout Shelter

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Ski For Fire


A 250 mile journey across the frozen Minnesota wilderness to help the Lakota stay warm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Many Lakota families from the Pine Ridge Reservation face extreme winters on the South Dakota plains with no heat. In February, Ty Olson will ski the Minnesota-Ontario border in support of One Spirit’s Wood Program.

Oware is a proud sponsor, donating sewing time for the pyramid tent and sled duffles used for the trip.

You can help too.

https://www.skiforfire.com

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Backcountry Electric Bear Fencing


Making stuff sacks for transporting and storing electric fencing for bear safety.

They seem pretty compact if a bit long.

Here is how it works.

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Cross Chest Bivysacks on Sale


Save $30

https://bivysack.com/shop/ols/products/bivysack-standard-zip-long-length

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Large duffle For Inflatable Kayak


Zipper opens on top and down one side so heavy item can be slid into the side then zipped up.

Side shoulder strap.

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Extra Large Camping Tarp


Custom 11.5 X 20′ 70 Denier Tarp

Customer Photo by Douglas I.

 

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Bayley Lake, WA in November


Wet and snowy. Plastic boots work great. Lots of animal tracks. Cliff above the lake looks interesting, rock climbing in a warmer season?

https://www.fws.gov/refuge/little_pend_oreille/

 

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Moose changing color for winter?


Whitish legs, black body, brown thick fur to top of back.

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New Swing Above Donner Lake, CA


Two Person Swing someone put up near Donner Summit over looking old Highway 40 and Donner Lake.

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Mica Peak Trail


Nice smooth trail hike, double and single track trails, not far from Spokane. Views of the valley and Mt Spokane.

https://www.spokanecounty.org/Facilities/Facility/Details/Mica-Peak-Conservation-Area-69

https://caltopo.com/map.html#ll=47.57021,-117.08782&z=14&b=t&o=f16a%2Cr&n=1,0.25

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