Leave No Trace While Cold Weather Camping

When it comes to leaving no trace, winter conditions bring challenges. In my home council, at our Camp Maple Dell, for example, we've held weekly Klondike...

Rock Climbing Safety Moment

The Climbing Merit Badge was created in 1997 as growing numbers of young people began to get interested in the excitement and challenge of...
military members

The Second Day of Christmas – Do a Good Turn and...

The 12 Days of a Scout Christmas has become one of our favorite traditions on the Voice of Scouting, and we hope you will visit every...

The Perfect Christmas Gifts for Scouts

It's that time of year again - everyone is giving and receiving gifts in celebration of their favorite holidays. There are so many fun,...

Become a Scouting Ambassador—Change the World

Are you looking for ways to give back to your community? You should consider volunteering for the Boy Scouts of America as a Scouting...

Hurricane Season: How to Stay Safe and How to Help

Fall is arguably the best season of the year. But unfortunately, in some parts of the country that means it's hurricane season. Hurricanes can...
military members

The Second Day of Christmas – Do a Good Turn and...

The 12 Days of a Scout Christmas has become one of our favorite traditions on the Voice of Scouting, and we hope you will visit every...

Scoutbook FREE Starting Jan. 1st

Yes, the rumors are true! Starting January 1, 2019 Scoutbook will be free for everyone. BSA units will be able to use this Scouting...

Duty to God Around the World: The History of Hanukkah

Hanukkah (also known as Chanukah) is the Jewish Festival of Lights that lasts eight days. It usually falls in late November or December. In 2018, Hanukkah...
Religious Service for Scouts about God

Duty to God for Scouts Around the World

Duty to God is an incredibly important element of the Boy Scouts of America. This element has been with the BSA since its inception,...

Dutch-oven Pumpkin: Three Ways

I know it sounds strange, but after carving that great orange gourd on Halloween, don't let your pumpkin rot. Bake it in your Dutch-oven...
Vegetables for vegan meals

Vegan Outdoor Cooking

Eating healthy and fresh while on the go gives you more energy and a better attitude. That's why it's time to include more healthy...