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Nashua Valley Council, BSA • 1980 Lunenburg Rd. • Lancaster, MA 01523

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BALOO Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

BALOO Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

When: May 7, 2016 9 AM - 5 PM
Register by: April 9
Where: Camp Split Rock, Ashburnham, MA

Cost: $18

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event that introduces leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly pack camping.This training is required for any adult who is in charge of planning a pack campout.

At least one adult leader per Pack is required to have this training for any outdoor activities!

 This energetic training will provide the necessary knowledge and skills for a pack to be able to go Family Camping. It will cover everything you need to know to plan and run an overnighter. BALOO is more than just camping. It includes:

  • Ideas for outdoor activities, games, and ceremonies.
  • Information on selecting and using camping equipment.
  • How to run a campfire program.
  • Hands-on Cub Scout cooking demonstrations.
Lunch and a light afternoon snack are included in the registration fee. Please bring your own mess kit and water bottle.