Discover fun, adventure, and learning through Scouting
Scouting is a year-round program uniquely designed to meet the needs of young people and their families. The program offers fun and challenging activities that promote character development and physical fitness. Family involvement is an essential part of the program, and parents are encouraged to play an active role in making the most of the short time they have to impact the lives of their children.Scouting is designed to be experienced outdoors.
Hiking, camping, mountain biking, skateboarding, BMX, mountain climbing, kayaking, whitewater rafting–these are just some of a Scout’s outdoor experiences.
Continue the Adventure
We are glad you have chosen to be a part of Scouting.
This section is devoted to supporting you as you move through the Scouting programs. Here you will find information on how to earn your next rank and various awards, opportunities available to Scouts such as scholarships and international camp staff positions, and resources including how to wear your uniform.
The Boy Scouts of America places the greatest importance on creating the most secure environment possible for our youth members. To maintain such an environment, the BSA developed numerous procedural and leadership selection policies and provides parents and leaders with resources for the Cub Scout, Scouts BSA and Venturing programs.