What is scouts all about?

Scouting 101

New to Scouting? Thinking about Scouting?

We developed this section to answer some common questions...

What is scouts about?

Will scouts help my son grow?

Why should I sign my son up?

How are Scouts organized?

What's with all the fancy scouting words? (ScoutSpeak)

What can I expect from scouts?

What is expected of me?

As You Browse This Section, Look For the Videos...

Below some of the "Scouting 101" pages we've included a video to give you a feel for what scouting has meant to others; how it touched their lives in good ways. To give you a feel for the passion that comes to those who give scouting a try...

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