Join Scouting nights are a big deal — and always will be. But the great thing about passive recruiting is you can easily work it into many of your unit’s regularly scheduled year-round events, with little extra effort from anyone.
“When faced with the concept of surviving in the wilderness, it is very tempting to want to carry the ‘ultimate’ survival kit. However, knowing what to take with you is tricky, given the variables involved in outdoor adventure.”
Mike McNett, a BSA certified angling instructor and world champion fisherman, caught the bug when he would go out on a frozen lake when he was a kid. Now, he devotes much of his time to helping Scouts have some of those same experiences.