Take a Hike Weekend

Take a Hike Weekend
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Nevada Area Council Takes a Hike on May 22-25, 2020

The goal of Take a Hike:  The goal is to get out on the trail, have fun, enjoy nature and clean up your trail. Post your experience on the Council Facebook page to for you chance to win a New Tent.


How do I win a new tent? –

  1.     Pick up trash along the trail as you hike.
  2.     Post your Trash Photos on Nevada Area Council Facebook Page   use #nevadabsa #ScoutSalute #NoVeteranEverDies
  3.     One winner will be chosen from the Facebook posts and photos on from May 22 - May 25, so post your photos soon.
  4.     Some items you might include: Where you hiked, distance hiked, things you viewed or a classy photo of you on the trail and having fun.


How can I Honor Memorial Day on the trail? –

  1. Wear your uniform or a scout activity shirt as you hike.
  2. Share a family story on the trail.
  3. Hike with a US Flag.
  4. Call a family member from somewhere on the trail.
  5. Ask a parent how military service has affected your family.
  6. Join in the National BSA Memorial day tribute at https://www.scouting.org/scoutsalute/?utm_source=scoutingwire&utm_campaign=swvolunteer5202020&utm_medium=email&utm_content=
    1. Hike with your Poster -- Poster 1 Link -- Poster 2 Link

Where can I Hike? –

  1. Anywhere.  The point is to get out, have fun and do scouting.


Check out the Trail information below---


Washoe county/Truckee Meadows:

    Washoe County parks and Trails 

                Washoe County Maps

    Washoe Trails

    Truckee Meadow Trails PDF 


Lassen County / Susanville:

                  Hiking Project Lassen County 

              Lassen Land & Trail Trusts 


Plumas County:

               AllTrails Best trails in Plumas National Fores

               Plumas County Outdoor Recreation Hiking 


Elko County:   

               AllTrails Best trails in Elko 

               Elko Convention & Visitor Authority 


Great Basin National Park Trails


Lassen Volcanic National Park Trails

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