Trail to Adventure
Official Blog of the National Outdoor Programs and Properties Department
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By – Samantha Mensinger, Hawkeye Area Council This year, all local BSA council and National High Adventure Base camp directors who need to certified will
We are pleased to announce Pat Noack as the new Chair for the National Outdoor Programs and Properties Committee. Beginning June 1, this subcommittee will
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Beginning January 2020, the BSA COPE and Climbing Program Managers’ Course (CCPM) was replaced with the BSA COPE and Climbing Program Trainer’s Course (CCPT). Anyone
March’s Roundtable discussion will be centered around “Where is Leave No Trace in your Camp?” “Leave No Trace is just for trails and overnights right? Think
The Supply Group has many tools to assist local councils run successful summer camp and trading post operations with improved service and easy product selection.
This meeting will take place on Thursday, March 11th at 7pm CDT (8pm EDT, 6pm MDT, 5pm PDT). The agenda includes: The Scouts of
The decision to host all types of programs and events is a local council operational decision. The BSA revised the 2020 long-term camp version of this
The Staff at the Summit Bechtel Reserve are excited to welcome Scout groups to stay with us at the Summit Bechtel Reserve during select weekends this
The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) maintains a register of approved National Historic Trails. You can find the listing on “The Adventure Plan” (tap.scouting.org). There
In January of 2021, councils will begin to use the National Camp Accreditation Program (NCAP) to authorize and evaluate short-term camps for the first time.