Fire lighting

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How to light a fire
Types of fire
Burning properties of wood
Information sheet on types of Fire wood


Matches and/or other lighting equipment (flint and steel, fire piston etc.)
Supply of dry wood, of a variety of type
Suitable place for a small fire
Fire buckets filled with water or sand


Allow Scouts to build and light own fires.
Then cook popcorn


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Badge Links

  • Fire Safety - Campfires
  • Outdoors - Campfire
  • Outdoors - Cook
  • Survival Skills - Cook over fire
  • Survival Skills - Fire lighting
  • Survival Skills - Fire types
  • Survival Skills - Fires
  • Survival Skills - Wood