More news on the new Outdoor Awards.
Now, if those five awards aren't enough, there's the ultimate prize: the National Medal for Outdoor Achievement, which will be the highest outdoor adventure award in Scouting. The requirements for that medal are:
- Complete all five National Outdoor Award badges.
- Earn four additional outdoor merit badges.
- Receive training in Wilderness First Aid.
- Finish the Boy Scout Leave No Trace Trainer certification.
- Plan and lead a unit outing or serve as a youth staff member at a council summer camp.
Requirements will be out in 2010 via myScouting.org.
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