Merit Badge Support Information

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The following list of links should assist you in studying for your merit badge.

The following list of resources for this merit badge are located at our website:

The following is an internal link to the troops collection of recipes and menus:

The following list of external web pages provide useful and informative information about cooking, recipes and outdoor food preparation:


The following electronic books are also available for support of this merit badge:

Dr Stachiw & Michael Stachiw Jr. Have published a Dutch Oven Cooking book:


This how-to guide written by expert Dutch Oven cooks gives you the basics needed for campout cooking success. The main focus is on the Dutch Oven but some of the recipes incorporate other camp cooking tools. The book has extensive material information for outdoor group cooking.

About the Authors:


Our troop also has  a merit badge counselor who will assist you in getting this badge:

Dr. Michael Stachiw