hike tent pitching with several members blindfolded
Several members from each Patrol has to assemble or pitch
a hike tent in a timed period.
hike tent for each Patrol stop watch
One member from each team has to assemble or pitch
a patrol or hike tent in the dark.
(This activity can be undertaken indoors or outdoors.)
One member from each team must keep track of the
time that it takes to complete this task.
You only have 10 minutes to complete this exercise.
Once complete, come together as a team and repeat
the same activity.
You only have 10 minutes to complete this task. Your
leader should keep track of the time the each team took
to complete the task.
then repeat the task with a full patrol and then discuss the following:
■ Was working as a team easier or harder than
working as an individual?
■ What made working as a team easier
■ When were you most efficient?
■ Did everyone have a role when working as part of a
■ Were you quicker as a group or as individuals?
- Outdoors - Tent
- Teamwork - Team-building