National Medal for Outdoor Achievement


To recognize Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, Sea Scouts, or Venturers who excel in outdoor participation; there are six areas of emphasis (camping, aquatics, hiking, riding, adventure, and conservation) with rigorous requirements to earn each segment; earn the national medal by completing several requirements.

Who Can Earn This Award?

Earned by Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, Sea Scouts, or Venturers.

How To Get the Award

Purchase from Scout shop.

Supply Item Description & Uniform Placement

Base patch with six segments; gold and silver devices may be added to badges for additional work.

Supply/BIN Item Number

Emblem, No. 610687; medal, No. 610646; silver device, No. 610644; gold device, No. 610643; Riding segment, No. 610682; Hiking segment, No. 610683; Camping segment, No. 610684; Aquatics segment, No. 610685; Adventure segment, No. 610686; Conservation segment, No. 620707.

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