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How to host a Pinewood Derby event safely this year

How to host a Pinewood Derby event safely this year

A lot of things have been cancelled, pared down and changed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but your pack’s Pinewood Derby season can totally still happen. There are a couple of ways to make this favorite Cub Scout event happen. First and foremost, be sure to follow...

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Scouting shapes your future, says retired Army colonel

Scouting shapes your future, says retired Army colonel

As Yvonne Lindquist designed her son’s retirement gift — a quilt featuring squares of meaningful moments in his life — one organization quickly came to mind: the Boy Scouts of America. Col. Robert Bertrand of Carlisle, Pa., retired this past summer after nearly 30...

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2021-2022 preview: Philmont Scout Ranch

2021-2022 preview: Philmont Scout Ranch

The COVID-19 pandemic closed Philmont Scout Ranch this past summer, but the high-adventure base is ready for its biggest season in 2021 with new construction of trail camps, trails, staffed program areas and other infrastructure, which will allow Philmont to enhance...

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2021-2022 preview: Northern Tier National High Adventure

2021-2022 preview: Northern Tier National High Adventure

Nearly 100 years ago, Scouts made their first treks into the wilderness on the Minnesota-Canada border. You can register for special Northern Tier High Adventure treks in 2022, celebrating the Minnesota base’s 100th anniversary. Canoeing and fishing is a major part of...

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2021-2022 preview: National High Adventure Sea Base

2021-2022 preview: National High Adventure Sea Base

Ahoy! Adventures await at the Sea Base. Sea Base, stationed in the Florida Keys, operates 19 different programs in the Bahamas, Dry Tortugas, Florida Keys and U.S. Virgin Islands. Scouts can choose to camp, paddle, sail, scuba-dive or participate in multi-adventure or...

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