Free Rank Advancement Program to continue in 2014
The Free Rank Advancement Program will continue in 2014! To date Pack 25 sponsored by Tri-County Church has qualified in 2013. There is still time to qualify for this year. Go here for more information.
Cub Scout Klondike Information Available
2014 Cub Scout Klondike information is available.
Polar Bear Information Available
2014 Polar Bear information is available.
Leader Forum Recap
Congratualations to the following units that earned 15% off an upcoming cabin rental by bringing at least 2 people to the Leader Forum on Monday, November 4th - Troop 26, Troop 72, Troop 27, Pack 95, Pack 100, Troop 245, Troop 46, Pack 245, Troop 9, Troop 199, Troop 28, Pack 39 and Pack 2!
Items covered at the Leader Forum included a presentation on the new MyScouting Tools that will make things easier at the unit level along with providing a communication method for parents. We also had a presentation on the Internet Rechartering program and recognized Troop 68, Troop 94 and Troop 199 as having the highest youth retention rates for 2013 year to date.
Trail's End Popcorn Sale
Is your son earning money for next year's Summer Camp? Trail's End Popcorn is a great way to do so. Check with your Pack or Troop to get an order form. If your Pack or Troop isn't selling, you can still sell to earn money for camp. Contact the Council Service Center at 814-371-5650. Unit orders are due by Monday, November 4th by using the Trail's End Popcorn System. Go to the Popcorn Sale page for more information.
Send your Trading Post Orders via Email
Packs, Troops and others may now opt to send their trading post orders for badges, books, etc. to Bucktail Council Trading Post. This will allow us to more efficiently get your orders ready for you to pick up.
Go to BeaScout.org to find the Cub Scout Pack nearest to you!
Go to BeaScout.org to find out how you and your son can sign up for Cub Scouting! Just type in your zip code and a Google Map with pins will appear with the Cub Scout Packs in your area. There will also be contact information for the Pack so that you can call or email for more information. You can also contact the Council Service Center at 814-371-5650.
The mission of the Bucktail Council, Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical choices during their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. We fulfill our mission by establishing and supporting strong relationships with organizations that use the program of the Boy Scouts of America to accomplish mutually acceptable goals.
Boy Scouts of America Profile
The Boy Scouts of America promise youth of America an exciting, challenging, outdoor program filled with fun and adventure, which will build character, train in the responsibility of participating citizenship, and develop personal fitness.
What area does the Bucktail Council cover? Simply put, it services an area within the Boy Scouts of America that covers Elk, Cameron, Clearfield, Jefferson and Western Centre Counties of Pennsylvania.