Who am I? Ellen Dahill Govan, Girl Scouts of Western Washington Council volunteer, I’ve been a Girl Scout leader for 25+ years, and this is my 43rd year as a Girl Scout. Please note, although I am not a GSWW Council Facilitator; I offer Hiking and Backpacking 101 workshops to train scouts on how to be prepared for hiking, expand their horizons, and for those interested, to help them complete some badge/IPA requirements. I do have all the necessary Girl Scout trainings: GS Outdoor Education, plus Wilderness First Aid. And miles of trail dirt (mud) under my soles…..