A baseball stadium, an aquarium with sharks swimming above and the camp where Friday the 13th was filmed are among the craziest places Scouts have camped.
Troop 248 of Oakdale, Pa., is featured in an episode of "Barnwood Builders," the DIY Network show about salvaging and old-world craftsmanship.
Some of these Scout meeting places caught my eye right away, including a troop that meets on a beach. Others make the ordinary extraordinary.
Know a Scout or Venturer who "shows leadership and passion for the outdoors"? Nominate him or her in the 2016 Outdoor Inspiration Awards.
In a nod to the BSA's increased emphasis on the outdoors, the number of campouts required for First Class in Boy Scouting will double beginning in 2016.
The BSA has purchased an umbrella movie license that covers all council-owned properties. This move has implications that reach beyond Wood Badge and NYLT.
Many Eagle Scout candidates choose a project that benefits our nation's veterans and active-duty soldiers. For Veterans Day, here are 11 great examples.
In a nod toward helping other people at all times, Boy Scout service hour requirements that take effect in 2016 will increase the number of hours needed.
Young men and young women who have completed National Youth Leadership Training are eligible to wear a new NYLT patch in place of their Trained strip.
The BSA released interactive digital merit badge pamphlets for five Eagle-required badges: Camping, Hiking, Cycling, Swimming and Citizenship in the Nation.