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Silver Moccasins Medal

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Sponsoring Council

Greater Los Angeles

Award Dimensions

1'' x 1''


This award challenges the backpacker to help construct and maintain the trails on which he/she hikes. It is a unique privilege to hang these Silver Moccasins, when attached to a leather thong, from the right pocket button of the Scout shirt.

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Detailed Requirements


1. Earn the Silver Moccasins Trail Award. 

2. Perform 12 hours of LAAC-HAT approved and supervised trail conservation work in the Angeles National Forest (out-of-Council Units may request an alternate location from their Council HAT.) 

-- Conservation work must be performed in the same calendar year as the Silver Moccasins Trail Award is earned. 

-- Conservation work applied to meet the requirements for any other award to an individual or for advancement does not apply to earning the Silver Moccasins Medal. 

Please refer to the LAAC-HAT Hike Aid 15, “Long-Term Trekking”, for additional information about this award.

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