Camping Pathway

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Through this Pathway, you will learn how to cook over a campfire, discover what essentials you need on every camping trip, and hone your skills to get every possible enjoyment while spending time in the great outdoors. You will learn how to choose and set up your campsite and how to use common camping equipment. Many other useful tips will be provided to make your camping trips enjoyable and safe!

Levels of Achievement

Pathfinder – Discover the way

In the Pathfinder level, you will gain camping knowledge through research and quizzes. This pathway will show you different ways to camp in Nebraska, the camping essentials, as well as the camping opportunities in Nebraska.

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

 

 

 

Explorer – Travel and search out new information

Get out and explore! Become more involved in camping activities, training, and group functions. Learn to prepare delicious camping meals. Starting a camping journal, helping the environment, and planning a camping trip are just a few of the things you will get to do in this level.

 

 

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

 

Trailblazer – Blaze a trail to lead others

Blaze a trail to active participation in your discipline. Visit new areas, help others have fun in the outdoors, and meet people that have the same passion and joy of the outdoors that you do. Actively participate in your discipline and discover new opportunities.

 

 

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

 

 

Pioneer – Help prepare others to follow

Become a certified leader in a discipline of your choice. Volunteer to teach others about camping and how much fun the Nebraska outdoors can be. Involve others in camping and help someone achieve the Pathfinder level in their camping pathway.

 

 

 

Mentor – Become a trusted leader

Give back to your discipline by leading others in camping experiences. Create a camping program and present it to a youth or adult group that is interested in the outdoors. Volunteer and become an active member in a camping organization of your choice.

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

Image credit to NEBRASKAland/NGPC

 

 

Legacy – Share your time and talents with others

Volunteer in your discipline for an extended period of time through the creation of programs and service. Share your passion and knowledge with others. Pass the enjoyment, respect, and responsibility of Nebraska’s great outdoors on to someone else. This is your Legacy.

 Live your outdoor life and sign up here!

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