Re: 'brand new" campers showing up after dark
- Hey Chris,
I think you mis-understood my post. By no means did I intend to
insult or gripe about the first time campers I have experienced.
Just the opposite.
If you read the last line of my post I state that "we are all just a
bunch of soft hearted souls." meaning that as Scouts we help someone
who needs it even if it does mean getting out of a night warm
sleeping bag at 1 am on a 35 degree night.
My first camping trip with my son (he was a wolf) was just as bad. I
had to borrow most of the equipment we had with us.
The point of the post was that the pack this family was with did not
prepare them! I may have not made my point very clear, I tend to
ramble when telling stories.
Please please please do nto think I was saying anything bad about the
first time campers. I was one too and I welcomed all the help I