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Do you know the camping basics? Scouts Canada survey says no

May 02, 2022

Canadians are sadly lacking in outdoor skills. That's the consensus by Scouts Canada, thanks to a recent survey by the group.

According to Scouts Canada, the country’s leading co-ed youth organization, the average Canadian may be surprisingly stumped by camping basics.

Outdoor and camping skills are good for more than just a fun weekend in nature; adventure-based play outside leads to better-developed motor skills, social behaviour, independence, and conflict resolution skills that support physical and mental well-being in youth development.

 

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