Tail Grab Camping Game
|Required:||kerchiefs or bandanas|
|Preparation:||Define a play area depending on size of group.|
Give each camper a token such as a penny or bean.
Each camper puts his kerchief hanging out the back of his pants waist band or belt loop.
|Instructions:||Campers spread out around the playing area.|
On 'Go' signal, each camper tries to take the tail from another camper while protecting his own tail.
Once a camper has a tail in hand, he is 'safe' while he exchanges the tail for all of the camper's tokens. The camper that lost his tail takes his tail back and leaves the game. Once the exchange is made, the camper with tokens is fair game.
The winner is the camper with the most tokens when time is called.
Try different time limits of 2, 3, 5 minutes.