Basic Backpacking Awareness is now combined with HAT Core. Core/BBA requires Annual Health and Medical Record A/B/C. This awareness course covers skills and techniques for planning and leading backpacking treks. Course topics include: Backpack Trek Planning, Gear, Food for the Backpacker, Wilderness Safety, Wilderness Emergencies, Back-country Living and Where to Trek. This course is open to all registered Scouting adults and mature older youth. The highlight of the Core/BBA combined course is a hands-on outdoor experience.
It is open to all registered Scouting adults who have completed Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills and the Position Specific Training for Scoutmaster or Assistant Scoutmaster
Friday, June 29th, 2018 - Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
Philmont Trek June 29-July 11 2018
Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimarron New Mexico