TIGER DEN ADVENTURES
GAMES TIGERS PLAY - Required Adventure: Complete Requirements 1 and 2 plus at least two others.
REQUIREMENT 1A. Play two initiative or team-building games with the members of your den.
REQUIREMENT 1B. Listen carefully to your leader while the rules are being explained, and follow directions when playing.
REQUIREMENT 1C. At the end of the game, talk with the leader about what you learned when you played the game.
Tell how you helped the den by playing your part.
REQUIREMENT 2. Talk with your den or family about why good nutrition helps you to be strong and active. Bring a nutritious snack to a
den meeting. Share why you picked it and what makes it a good snack choice.
REQUIREMENT 3. Make up a game with the members of your den, and play it with den members. After playing the game, talk with your den about the experience.
REQUIREMENT 4. Make up a new game, and play it with your family or members of your den or pack. Then talk with the group about the experience.
REQUIREMENT 5A. Attend a sporting event with your den or family.
REQUIREMENT 5B. Before or after the event, talk with a coach or athlete about what it is like to participate in the sport. OR Find out more about the sport and share what you’ve learned with your den or family members before or after the event.
TIGER BITES - Required Adventure: Complete Requirements 1 and 2 plus at least two others.
REQUIREMENT 1. With your parent, guardian, other caring adult, or den, find out about good food choices and not-so-good choices. Identify three foods that you think would be good choices and three foods that would not be good choices.
REQUIREMENT 3. Show that you know the difference between a fruit and a vegetable. Eat one of each.
REQUIREMENT 5. Talk with your parent, guardian, or other caring adult about what foods you can eat with your fingers. Practice your manners when eating them.
REQUIREMENT 6. With your parent, guardian, or other caring adult, plan and make a good snack choice or other nutritious food to share with your den.
TIGERS IN THE WILD - Required Adventure: Complete Requirements 1-3 plus at least one other.
REQUIREMENT 2. Go for a short hike with your den or family, and carry your own gear. Show you know how to get ready for this hike.
TIGER TAG - Elective Adventure: Complete requirements 1 and 2 plus at least one other.
REQUIREMENT 1. Choose one active game you like, and tell your den about how to play and why you like this game.
REQUIREMENT 2. Play two team or relay games with your den. Tell your parent/guardian or other caring adult or the other Tigers what you liked best about each game.
REQUIREMENT 3. Have your den choose a team or relay game that everyone can play, and play it at least twice.
REQUIREMENT 4. With your parent/guardian or other caring adult, select an active outside game that you could play with the members of your den. Talk with den members about the games suggested by all Tigers. With your den, decide on a game to play and play the game that your den has chosen. After the game, discuss with your den the meaning of being a good sport.
ROLLING TIGERS - Elective Adventure: Complete Requirements 1 – 3 plus at least two others.
REQUIREMENT 5. With your den or family, go on a bicycle hike wearing your safety equipment. Follow the bicycling safety and traffic laws.
WOLF DEN ADVENTURES
PAWS ON THE PATH - Required Adventure: Complete Requirements 1-5. Requirements 6 and 7 are optional.
REQUIREMENT 5. Go on a 1-mile hike with your den or family. Find two interesting things that you’ve never seen before and
discuss with your den or family.
RUNNING WITH THE PACK - Required Adventure: Complete each of the following Requirements.
REQUIREMENT 1. Play catch with someone in your den or family who is standing 5 steps away from you. Play until you can throw and catch successfully at this distance. Take a step back and see if you can improve your throwing and catching skills.
REQUIREMENT 2. Practice balancing as you walk forward, backward, and sideways.
REQUIREMENT 3. Practice flexibility and balance by doing a front roll, a back roll, and a frog stand.
REQUIREMENT 4. Play a sport or game with your den or family, and show good sportsmanship.
REQUIREMENT 5. Do at least two of the following: frog leap, inchworm walk, kangaroo hop, or crab walk.
REQUIREMENT 6. Demonstrate what it means to eat a balanced diet by helping to plan a healthy menu for a meal for your den or family. Make a shopping list of the food used to prepare the meal.
FINDING YOUR WAY - Elective Adventure: Complete the following Requirements 1-4.
REQUIREMENT 3. Go on a scavenger hunt using a compass, and locate an object with a compass.
REQUIREMENT 4. Using a map and compass, go on a hike or walk with your den or family.
PAWS OF SKILL - Elective Adventure: Complete at least Requirements 1-4. Requirements 5-7 are optional.
REQUIREMENT 1. Talk with your family or den about what it means to be physically fit. Share ideas of what you can do to stay in shape.
REQUIREMENT 2. With your family or den, talk about why it is important to stretch before and after exercising. Demonstrate proper warm-up movements and stretches before and after each activity you do that involves action.
REQUIREMENT 3. Select at least two physical fitness skills and practice them daily for two weeks. See if you can improve during that time.
REQUIREMENT 4. With your family or your den, talk about what it means to be a member of a team. Working together, make a list of team sports, and talk about how the team works together to be successful. Choose one and play for 30 minutes.
REQUIREMENT 5. With your den, develop an obstacle course that involves five different movements. Run the course two times and see if your time improves. REQUIREMENT 6. With your den, talk about sportsmanship and what it means to be a good sport while playing a game or a sport. Share with your den how you were a good sport or demonstrated good sportsmanship in requirement 4.
REQUIREMENT 7. Visit a sporting event with your family or your den. Look for ways the team works together. Share your visit with your den.
SPIRIT OF THE WATER - Elective Adventure:
REQUIREMENT 5. Visit a local pool or public swimming area with your family or Wolf den. With qualified supervision, jump into water that is at least chest-high, and swim 25 feet or more.
BEAR DEN ADVENTURES
FUR, FEATHERS, and FERNS - Required Adventure: Complete Requirement 1 and three others
REQUIREMENT 1. Hike 1 mile.
BEAR PICNIC BASKET - Elective Adventure: Complete at least three of the following.
REQUIREMENT 3. Select and prepare two nutritious snacks for yourself, your family or your den.
SALMON RUN - Elective Adventure: Complete requirements 1-4 and two others.
REQUIREMENT 9. Earn the BSA beginner swim classification.
STRONGER, FASTER, HIGHER - Required Adventure: Complete Requirements 1-3 and at least one other.
REQUIREMENT 1. Understand and explain why you should warm up before exercising and cool down afterward.
Demonstrate the proper way to warm up and cool down.
REQUIREMENT 2. Do these activities and record your results: 20 yard dash, vertical jump, lifting a 5 pound weight, push-ups, curls, jumping rope.
REQUIREMENT 3. Make an exercise plan that includes at least three physical activities. Carry out your plan for 30 days, and write down your progress each week. REQUIREMENT 4. Try a new sport that you have never tried before.
REQUIREMENT 5. With your den, prepare a fitness course or series of games that includes jumping, avoiding obstacles, weight lifting, and running. Time yourself going through the course, and try to improve your time over a two week period.
REQUIREMENT 6. With adult guidance, help younger Scouts by leading them in a fitness game or games.
WALKABOUT - Required Adventure: Complete Requirements 1-4 and at least one other.
REQUIREMENT 4. With your Webelos den or with a family member, hike 3 miles. Before your hike, plan and prepare a nutritious lunch or snack. Enjoy it on your hike, and clean up afterward.
ARROW OF LIGHT: AQUANAUT- Elective Adventure:
REQUIREMENT 4. Attempt the BSA swimmer test.
REQUIREMENT 9. If you are a qualified swimmer, select a paddle of the proper size, and paddle a canoe with an adult’s supervision.
ARROW OF LIGHT: SPORTSMAN - Elective Adventure
REQUIREMENT 2. Participate in two sports, either as an individual or part of a team.