G. S. Ripley's Games
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Stalking & Scout Games

Baden-Powell's  Games
B-P's Adult Military Games
Dan Beard's Games
A. Mackenzie's Games
G. S. Ripley's Games
Ernest Seton's Games
J. Thurman's Games
Smith's Advancement Games
Wide Games
Relay Games
Special Needs Boys' Games
Laser Tag Alternatives
Game Leadership
Compass Training Games
Highland Games

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Games For Boys

This is a collection from the classic books of games for boys by G. S. Ripley.  Old-Timers will recognize a few games long forgotten, while younger Scouts will discover a treasure trove of "new" games they have never played before. 

Adult leaders should note that these games were compiled in the early "Roaring" 1920's when Scouting and the American culture in general was more "rough and tumble" than today.  Games such as "Turtle Tag," "Slapping Cheek," or (my personal favorite), "Barrel Boxing" may need to be adapted for a modern setting! 

Informal Games (Military)

Stalking Games

Indoor Games

Outdoor Games

Line Games

Circle Games

Games of Tag

Games of Strength

Stunts (aka Skits)

Real Scout Games

Many More Games for Boys
 Even More Outdoor Activities & Pastimes

 

 

   

 

 


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Indoor Games ] Outdoor Games ] Line Games ] Circle Games ] Tag Games ] Informal Games ] Strength Tests ] Stunts ] Stalking & Scout Games ]

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Baden-Powell's  Games ] B-P's Adult Military Games ] Dan Beard's Games ] A. Mackenzie's Games ] [ G. S. Ripley's Games ] Ernest Seton's Games ] J. Thurman's Games ] Smith's Advancement Games ] Wide Games ] Relay Games ] Special Needs Boys' Games ] Laser Tag Alternatives ] Game Leadership ] Compass Training Games ] Highland Games ]

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Last modified: July 03, 2013.