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Outdoor Opportunities in NEPA …… with Ed Allen. Learning Objectives. Identify many outdoor activities Scouts may enjoy List ways to keep outdoor activities fun Identify several specific resources available in NEPA Know what resources are available to help develop plans for outdoor activities.

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Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Outdoor Opportunities in NEPA……with Ed Allen


Learning objectives

Learning Objectives

  • Identify many outdoor activities Scouts may enjoy

  • List ways to keep outdoor activities fun

  • Identify several specific resources available in NEPA

  • Know what resources are available to help develop plans for outdoor activities


Agenda

Agenda

  • Discussion of outdoor opportunities

  • Review of several specific resources

  • Discussion of “keeping it fun”!

  • Explore available resources


Agenda1

Agenda

  • Discussion of outdoor opportunities

  • Review of several specific resources

  • Discussion of “keeping it fun”!

  • Explore available resources


Outdoor opportunities

Outdoor Opportunities

  • Let’s make a list!


Possible activities

Hiking

Biking

Backpacking

Plant identification

Bird watching

Orienteering

Boating

Rafting

Story telling

Camping

Fishing

Service projects

Sports

Swimming

Cooking

Geo-caching

Climbing

Pioneering

Possible Activities


Agenda2

Agenda

  • Discussion of outdoor opportunities

  • Review of several specific resources

  • Discussion of “keeping it fun”!

  • Explore available resources


Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Hickory Run State Park – boulder field

Group tenting

Hiking

Biking

Fishing

Swimming


Lackawanna state forest pinchot trail

Lackawanna State Forest: Pinchot Trail


Http www explorepatrails com gm trails aspx

http://www.explorepatrails.com/gm_trails.aspx


Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Rails to trails


D h rail trail

D&H Rail Trail


Appalachian trail 243 pa miles

Appalachian Trail243 PA Miles


Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Trail Magic!

High Point State Park

Highest point in NJ

Access point to the AT


Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Loyalsock Trail


Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Bike Hike / Campout State Parks


Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

Ricket’s Glen


Local resources

Goose Pond

Camp Achaela

McDade Park

Lackawanna State Park

Promised Land State Park

Hickory Run State Park

Frances Slocum State Park

Tobyhanna State Park

Lackawanna State Forest

Deleware Water Gap

High Point State Park

Leigh Gorge State Park

PA Grand Canyon

Ricketts Glen State Park

O&W Rail Trail

D&L Rail Trail

Local Resources


Agenda3

Agenda

  • Discussion of outdoor opportunities

  • Review of several specific resources

  • Discussion of “keeping it fun”!

    • Ideas?

  • Explore available resources


  • Keeping it fun

    Keeping it Fun

    • Theme for activities

      • Pioneering

      • Cooking

      • Wilderness survival

      • ??? Tell a story

  • Build toward bigger activity

    • 5 mile hike, 10 mile hike, BP weekend…

  • Track toward goals

    • Century hiker


  • Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

    Backpacking fun, a little farther from home


    Agenda4

    Agenda

    • Discussion of outdoor opportunities

    • Review of several specific resources

    • Discussion of “keeping it fun”!

      • Ideas?

  • Explore available resources


  • Www dcnr state pa us wheretogo index htm

    www.dcnr.state.pa.us/wheretogo/index.htm


    Http www explorepatrails com gm trails aspx1

    http://www.explorepatrails.com/gm_trails.aspx


    Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

    http://www.kta-hike.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=92&Itemid=65


    Outdoor opportunities in nepa with ed allen

    Thank You!


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