The Scout’s Guide to Naming Your Patrol (Audio Version)

What makes a good Patrol name? Why is it important? How do you choose one? These are the questions I addressed in an article called “The Scout’s Guide to Naming Your Patrol” previously published on this blog. To date, this has been one of the more popular articles on this website. One of the biggest […]

The Scout’s Guide to Naming Your Patrol

While working on an article that will be published this weekend on GreenBar Life, I found some really cool quotes from John Thruman, William Hillcourt, and others talking about the importance of the Patrol Name. This is a topic which I didn’t think much about when I first joined Scouting. To me, a Patrol name […]