Activity: Weather Related

Whiteout

Western Los Angeles County Council

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3” DIA

This award was developed for those participants that while engaged in a High Adventure activity get caught in a situation where the visibility is reduced to less than 5 feet distance.


Conditions that can cause the reduction of visibility: rain storm, hail storm, sleet or snow storm, sand storm, fog or low clouds, or any combination of these.

Snowshoe Weekend

Western Los Angeles County Council

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2” x 2”

Snowshoe a minimum of 5 miles over a two day period with an overnight camp.


Nordic Skiing Training

Western Los Angeles County Council

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2” x 2”

Ski a minimum skiing distance of 2.5 miles over a two day period, with an overnight campout on the snow.


Snow Hiking Award

Greater Los Angeles

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2'' x 2''

Backpack for 1 night or more in the snow.

Snowman Award

Western Los Angeles County Council

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3” DIA.

The award is for those units, groups and participants who get caught in an unscheduled surprise snow storm while on a weekend or long term trip. It is not for a unit that plans a winter trip and are expecting a possible snow storm while on that trip.

Snowshoe Training

Western Los Angeles County Council

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2” x 2”

Snowshoe a minimum of 2.5 miles over a two day period with an overnight camp in snow.


Puddle Duck

Los Padres Council

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3"

Special award for being on an outing cut short by rain.

Penguin Club

Inland Empire

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3'' Diameter

Patch is earned by camping overnight in one of the local Council Camps: Emerson or Helendade.  The campout must be in snow and the unit may use tents or erect temporary shelters. NO CABINS.

180 Degree Club

Western Los Angeles County Council

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3” DIA.

Established for those participants engaged in a high adventure trip of 3 days or more that: Due to mother nature creating such a disturbance that adult leaders using good sound judgment turned back or took an escape route to eliminate possible danger to the participants and were not able to complete the requirements to earn the original award.

Nordic Skiing Weekend

Western Los Angeles County Council

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2” x 2”

Ski a minimum of 10 miles over a two day period with an overnight camp.


Snow Camper Award

San Diego - Imperial

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3'' diameter

Camp overnight in a primitive campsite or a Scout Camp in 2" of snow or more, cooking supper and breakfast at the campsite.

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