here). This time, the weather was a little more agreeable, so he used two tarps and a pine tree. He also had to learn several ways to start a fire (including one method using steel wool and a 9-Volt battery) as well as demonstrating three ways to treat water to prepare it for drinking.
This year, he has gone camping with his troop probably every 4 - 6 weeks. Naturally, this camp out required a little more upfront work from him ahead of time.