The most requested book on the course. In particular there are some highly coveted diagrams that are difficult to recreate in your personal notes.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Appekunny Falls Trailhead, 1 mile east of the Many Glacier Hotel. Elevation climbs 700 feet
2 miles round trip hike
Running Eagle Falls. This waterfall seems to pour out of the face of the rock, rather than over the top of it.
.5 miles round trip hike.
This is a short, 3.8 round trip hike that is family friendly, with only 750 feet of vertical gain. It takes you past the banks of Two Medicine Lake and leads to a picturesque waterfall.
miles hiked 5.3 miles
animals seen: none
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Monday, July 19, 2010
miles hiked: 2.6 miles from the trailhead at the Swiftcurrent parking lot next to the Many Glacier Campground.
animals we saw today: Ptarmigan, Moose and twin baby moose, white tail deer and fawn,
Sunday, July 18, 2010
South of the Avalanche Gorge footbridge on the Trail of the Cedars. Elevation climbs 500 feet
Trail of the Cedars
Across from the Avalanche Campground Ranger Station. Level boardwalk
miles today: 4.5
animals we saw today: chipmunks
Saturday, July 17, 2010
The trail to the Hidden Lake Viewpoint is about 3 miles roundtrip. there was a ton of snow to carefully pick our way over, slipping and sliding was scary at times as we were perched on the side of the cliff.
We saw Gophers, Ravens, Mountain Goats, and Big Horn Sheep.
Friday, July 16, 2010
Monday, July 05, 2010
Books from Wood Badge lessons
Key texts used during Wood Badge for the 21st Century
Please note that during the course there will be be presentation handouts for all topics and notetaking will be highly recommended. However, if you're not much of a notetaker, please realize that many parts of the curriculum are licenced and/or copyrighted by Ken Blanchard or others. Therefore, getting hardcopy of some information will require you to purchase a book. The most requested book on the course is The One Minute Manager Builds High Performing Teams .
- by Ken Blanchard, Eunice Parisi-Carew
- by Spencer Johnson, Kenneth H. Blanchard
The second most popular book on the course.
- by Ken Blanchard, Patricia Zigarmi
- by Ken Blanchard
- by Homer Hickam
The book that became a movie.
- by Homer Hickam
The original book that later became the movie October Sky.
- by Homer Hickam, Beau Bridges
- by Stephen R. Covey
- by Sean Covey
Same sound principles beautifully illustrated. Easy to read and share with your teenagers or boys in your troop.
- by MAX DEPREE
- by Warren Bennis, Warren G. Bennis
- by James M. Kouzes, Barry Z. Posner
- by Blaine Lee
- by Michael Abrashoff