The Blue Ridge Council, BSA is offering RangerFest on June 26 – July 2, 2016 at Camp Old Indian in Travelers Rest, SC.
During RangerFest, Venturers will complete requirements for the Venturing Ranger Award. You will have the opportunity to complete both core and elective requirements including:
- Wilderness Survival
- Land Navigation
- Shooting Sport
The purpose of the Ranger award is to encourage Venturers to achieve a high level of outdoor skills proficiency; recognize achievement of this high level of outdoor skills proficiency; provide a path for outdoor/high-adventure skills training; and establish Rangers as a highly trained leadership resource for crews, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and the community
The Ranger Award exemplifies a challenging high-level outdoor/high-adventure skills advancement program. Once earned, it will identify a Ranger as a person who is highly skilled at a variety of outdoor sports and interests, trained in outdoor safety, and ready to lead or assist others in activities.