Powder Horn is a training opportunity designed to expose the Venturing or Boy Scout leader to activities and resources
necessary to operate a successful Venturing Ranger Award or Troop High Adventure program in several ways:
Help Venturing Leaders and Scouters to safely conduct outdoor activities of a fan and challenging nature.
Provides an introduction to the resources necessary to successfully lead their Venturers and older Boy Scouts through
a program of high adventure.
Familiarizes the Advisor with the Ranger program so that he or she can help the Venturer to meet the requirements of
the Ranger Award.
This course is based on the Venturing Ranger requirements giving participants an exposure to outdoor/high adventure
Topics that WILL be covered:
Conservation Project Development
Leave No Trace
Working with Teens
Topics that MAY be covered (at least 10 will be):
Plants and Wildlife
Outdoor Living History
This is NOT a total training or certifying course. It is meant to give the participants a opportunity to try the activity and
learn how to provide it in your own program.
This course is held over two weekends. Both beginning around 7am on Friday and ending around 5pm on Sunday.