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The Legend of the Double Headed Thunderbird of Skyuka 270

The Legend of the Double Headed Thunderbird of Skyuka 270

During the first few years of Skyuka Lodge there were no volunteer advisors. Franklin Chase, a Field Scout Executive, was selected to be the professional advisor and he remained in that position for several years before the first Lodge Advisor or Chief. Finally, upon mutual agreement by the lodge and the Palmetto Council Camping Committee, …Read More

The History of the Skyuka Indian on the Mountain Patch & Caldwell Pins

The History of the Skyuka Indian on the Mountain Patch & Caldwell Pins

About 1950 the lodge decided to create it’s own unique “patch.” A committee within the organization was formed to develop an emblem. The first lodge patch was a green triangle with an outline of Skyuka Mountain on it.  It is commonly known as “The Indian on the Mountain”.  The first versions of this patch had …Read More