Los Fierros Award

Sponsoring Council

Long Beach

Award Dimensions

4'' x 3''

Summary

This award was developed by Mr. David Bridges of Troop 209 to promote interest in Long Beach history.

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External Reference (where applicable)

Detailed Requirements

Requirements:

1. Hike 10 miles of the designated route (not required for Cub Scouts).

  1. Visit the following sites:• Rancho Los Cerritos
    • Rancho Los Alamitos
    • Rancho boundary markers
    • Willmore’s Dream
    • First Long Beach Benchmark, and • One of the following three sites:- Anaheim Landing
    - Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum - Phineas T. Banning Mansion
    - La Mesa Battlefield

  2. Participate in a “Good Turn” project.

  3. Write a report (250 words or more) about the historical significance of one of the following locations:• Willmore’s Dream
    • Anaheim Landing
    • First Long Beach Benchmark
    • Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum • Phineas T. Banning Mansion
    • La Mesa Battlefield

Reference: Los Fierros Hike Guide

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