Home Town Historic Sites

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Sponsoring Council

Inland Empire

Award Dimensions

3'' x 3''

Summary

Plan and complete a hike of at least five (5) miles on foot or fifteen (15) miles by bicycle which includes a visit to at least 3” x 3” five (5) of the historic sites on your list.

Map Link (where applicable)

External Reference (where applicable)

Detailed Requirements

HOME TOWN HISTORIC SITES

The Home Town Historic Sites Award is designed to promote awareness of local community history. The Award may be earned by Cubs, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, or Adult Leaders as an individual or unit Activity.

Requirements:

  1. Comply with all applicable GENERAL REQUIREMENTS.

  2. Contact a HAT member or your local community historical society for suggestions on appropriate sites to visit. Upon completion of all requirements, file an award application with your local HAT or Council Office, OR mail to ADVENTURE AWARDS , 23419 E, mane Dr., Diamond Bar, CA. 91765.

  3. Prepare a listing of local historical sites in or near your community which are of interest to your unit.

  4. Plan and complete a hike of at least five (5) miles on foot or fifteen (15) miles by bicycle which includes a visit to at least 3” x 3” five (5) of the historic sites on your list.

  5. Prepare a written hike/trek report including: date of hike, names of participants, equipment carried, route description, and a brief description of the historic sites visited. Submit a copy of the report with your awards application.