Scouting promises you the great outdoors. As a Scout, you can learn how to camp and hike without leaving a trace and how to take care of the land. You’ll study wildlife up close and learn about nature all around you. There are plenty of skills for you to master, and you can teach others what you have learned.
Being A Cub Scout Being a Cub Scout means you are a member of a worldwide youth movement that stands for certain values and beliefs. Cub Scouting is more than something to do. It's all about the boy you are and the person you will become.
Resources Find things that will help you as a Cub Scout.
Uniforms, Advancement, Awards, and Recognitions Did you know that you can earn more than 65 awards as a Cub Scout? Whether it’s a rank advancement, Sports or Academics belt loop and pin, or one of the many other individual awards, there is plenty for you to set your sights on.
Advancement, Awards, Recognitions There are more than 150 awards you can earn as a Boy Scout. Whether it’s a rank advancement, merit badge, or one of the many other individual awards, there is plenty for you to set your sights on.
Resources Looking for more information to help you navigate your way through Boy Scouting?
Uniforms Check out where to put all of your patches on your uniform.
Opportunities Did you know there are college scholarships available to Scouts? Would you be interested in working on a camp staff in Europe? Find out more here.
Order of the Arrow The Order of the Arrow is Scouting's national honor society. The OA focuses on service, activities, adventures, and training for youth and adults. Find out more here.
Resources Looking for more information to help you navigate your way through Venturing?
Uniforms The BSA offers the traditional spruce-green uniform shirt for Venturers. It is recommended that crews adopt a charcoal-gray casual pants and/or backpacking-style shorts for their uniform. However, each crew may determine what, if any, specific uniform pants or shorts they will wear based on crew activities.Check out where to put all of your patches on your uniform.
Opportunities Did you know there are college scholarships available to Venturers? Would you be interested in working on a camp staff in Europe? Find out more here.
Sea Scouting Sea Scouting is adventure on sea and land -- for you. Sea Scouting is a co-educational program offered to young adults (male and female) between the ages of 14 and 21. It's a chance to learn and have fun at the same time.
Note: Effective May 1, 2010, the minimum age requirement to join and participate in Venturing/Sea Scouting has changed to 14 years of age, or 13 years of age and completion of the eighth grade. The maximum age for participation remains under 21 years of age.