Glen Barrow Hike

IMG_20160424_103500 IMG_20160424_114950 IMG_20160424_130738 IMG_20160424_105804                                                         Cubs spent the day hiking in the Slieve Bloom.  The weather was perfect.  Cubs had prepared by doing some map work at the Den last Thursday.  We advanced on Adventure Skill Badge work and had the odd bag inspection.  We used the trangias for cooking at lunch.  We had a few “emergencies” to cope with.  Here we put the cubs first aid skills into practice.  At the end of our hike we had three badges awarded.  Tara & Eimear received their Turas/Journey badge and Peter received his Emergencies Stage 3.  The hike was approx 12km long.  We had some tired cubs coming home.