Boy Scout Trail Award

Sponsoring Council

Orange County

Award Dimensions

5'' Diameter

Summary

Through-trek the Boy Scout Trail in Joshua Tree National Park from Indian Cove (2,840 feet) to Keys West (4,040 feet), approximately 8 miles, camping for one night just past the halfway point and camping west of the trail.

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Detailed Requirements

BOY SCOUT TRAIL

This award was developed and sponsored by Troop 1210 (Foothills Church), Rancho Santa Margarita, California.


Requirements:

  1. Through-trek the Boy Scout Trail in Joshua Tree National Park from Indian Cove (2,840 feet) to Keys West (4,040 feet), approximately 8 miles, camping for one night just past the halfway point and camping west of the trail.

  2. This trek requires a car shuttle, and a support crew may carry in extra water from Keys West.

References:

1. Furbush, P: On Foot in Joshua Tree National Park, Fifth Edition. M.I. Adventure Publications, Moose, WY, January, 2005.

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