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Powderhorn

Open to both registered adults and youth who are at least 13 and have completed the 8th grade, Powder Horn is a hands-on resource management course designed to give you the contacts and tools necessary to conduct an awesome high-adventure program in your troop, team, crew, or ship.  Contact your area training chair for information about upcoming courses in your area.

The Powder Horn course is designed to help the troop, team, or crew by exposing older Scouts, Venturers, and adult leaders to safely conducted outdoor/high-adventure activities of a fun and challenging nature. The course provides an introduction to the resources needed to successfully lead youth through a program of outdoor adventure and is based upon giving participants an exposure to some outdoor/high-adventure activities.

The course presenters are expert consultants, from inside and outside of Scouting, in each outdoor high adventure activity.  It is not a certification event. It is for any youth or adult interested in experiencing a unit-level, high-adventure program.  The purpose of a Powder Horn course includes:

  • Safe participation in fun and challenging outdoor activities.
  • An introduction to resources, including expert local consultants, that can improve a unit's program.
  • Exposure to new and exciting high-adventure activities Award. Help in delivering the promise at the unit level.
  • Promoting youths and adults creativity when delivering high adventure programs.

 

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