Adventure Camp Chronicles Day 2 "Survival"

What if we just left them here overnight…?

What if we just left them here overnight…?

Day two’s theme was survival. We’re happy to say that we left camp with the same number of campers at the beginning! The campers were put to the test from the morning on an intense scavenger hunt for clues. They scrambled over logs, dug debris, and ventured deep into Queen’s Park’s underbelly…and succeeded! They brought their 10 clue pieces in victoriously and this is what they learned:

Signalling SOS - blow three long blasts!

The 10 Essentials to Bring Hiking, Camping, etc:

  1. Compass and map

  2. Water

  3. Food

  4. Firestarter

  5. Extra clothes

  6. Emergency shelter

  7. Headlamp

  8. First aid kit

  9. Multitool/knife/repair kit

  10. Whistle

A camper’s clever camp survival kit!

A camper’s clever camp survival kit!

Surviving is a lot of work, so we spent the afternoon painting, playing games and learning how to set up a tarp.

Til next time,

Team Ripple Coast