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Turns out Ron Swanson does like to give back to the community.

In Thursday's new episode of Parks and Recreation, we'll meet Ron Swanson, troop leader of the Pawnee Rangers, as he gets his boys ready for Wilderness Weekend:

"There will be no video games. There will be no internet pads. This weekend you have two parents: me and Mother Nature."

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This year, however, the Rangers will have to share their piece of the wilderness with the town's other troop, Leslie Knope's Pawnee Goddesses.

Learn about the Rangers' one-sentence handbook and discover the origins of Leslie's peppy, purple scouts in's exclusive preview below:

A new episode of Parks and Recreation airs Thursday at 8:30/7:30c on NBC. Whose troop do you think will emerge from the weekend victorious?