Finishing Your Trail to Eagle

The Utah National Parks Council saw a record-breaking number of Eagle Scouts in 2019. We're still working through all of the paperwork,...

End of Summer Gear Review: Comfort is Important Even When Camping

Camping cover photo by Will Truettner on Unsplash As a Scout I enjoyed hiking in the mountains and camping....

Pinewood Derby Cars: Designing and Shaping a Fun Car

The Cheese Whizz The Pinewood Derby is one of the greatest Cub Scout activities in the world! It...
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Program Planning for New Troops

A solid program plan is a must for any troop that hopes to attract new youth. For us as Scout Ambassadors, after training leaders, the next obvious step is helping new troops outline an adventure-packed program.

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...

Report to the Nation: Exceptional Youth Represent the Value of Scouting

Every year, the Boy Scouts of America reflects on the best and the brightest. This comes in the form of a report from 12...

Church Youth Groups: Camp Registration Open

Just because Scouting is no longer the program for young men within The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, it doesn't...
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Scouting provides age-appropriate ministries

Scouting offers your church distinct age-appropriate ministries for entire families.

Why are we asking Scouters to ride a backward bicycle?

We recently had a colleague show us a video about an engineer, Destin Sandlin, trying to learn how to ride a bicycle...

Scout Ambassador Toolchest: Why Should Churches Charter Units with BSA? (Part...

Scouting has always had "duty to God" as a major tenant of its philosophy, and to encourage Scouts to grow stronger in their own faith, religious groups have developed religious emblems approved by the Boy Scouts of America for use in pack, troop, and crew programs.

Black Bean Lamb Chili with Cocoa Mole; S’mores on the Side...

This award-winning recipe, uses cocoa for the taste of mole and paired with lamb is a winner on any campout or at pack meeting, especially with s'mores on the side.

GORP Has Its Day!

Gorp can be a mix of granola, mixed nuts, hard candy, and chocolate candies. It was designed to do one thing: stave off hunger on the trail.