Today Alex spent the afternoon concentrating on outdoor living skills. We have a staff of experienced backpackers this summer and we're looking forward to passing those skills along to the campers. Each year during staff week, the counselors review how to instruct campers on pitching tents, packing backpacks, campsite safety, and respecting the environment.
At Woodcraft we emphasize Leave No Trace principles while on the trail to minimize the environmental impact of camping. Click the link for an in-depth explanation of LNT, as it's called.