Members of the BSA’s Venturing program get to do a lot of different things. Some activities like tomahawk throwing, shooting sports and fly-fishing teach Scouting skills. Others, like a life-size Angry Birds game, are just for fun.
"Finding new life in caves is my most favorite aspect of caving," Dawn says. Caves introduce many life forms to their visitors. Dawn sees plenty of life in the caves she explores. Puerto Rico's Cueva de las Culebrones,
Caving is an invigorating sport that allows participants to explore pristine areas rarely visited by humans. Cavers should wear old clothes, headlamps, knee pads, gloves, helmets and hiking boots. One woman’s experiences exploring a cave with a
It’s dark in here, very dark. We have descended only a short distance into Rat’s Nest Cave, so named for the long-tailed, odoriferous creatures that like to nest near the cave’s entrance. But it already feels like