Life Boy Scout Mike Ortega pushes the team sled while Boy
Scouts, from left, Andre Garcia, Joey Dobbins, Garrett Kelly
and Christopher Lafonte of Troop 9 in Danbury pull in a race
against the clock at the Klondike Camporee in Newtown
Saturday. The sled contains all the provisions they will
need for the day.
First Class Boy Scout Garrett Kelly, left, Tenderfoot
Christopher Lafonte, center, and Christopher’s father John
Lafonte of Troop 9 in Danbury work on a knot-tying exercise.
Boy Scouts, from left, Matthew Scozzafava, Joey Dobbins,
Garrett Kelly and Christopher Lafonte work on knots.
One of the knots the boys have to tie during the event.