Scouting Resources on the Web Mega-List
BSA national: www.scouting.org
The National site offers a VERY detailed, linked SITE MAP which you can find off of the home page which includes the
headings listed below. This is the best source for genuine, “official,” approved information on Scouting programs, topics.
Awards and Emblems
Boy Scout Program
Boys' Life magazine
Careers in Scouting
National Eagle Scout Association (NESA)
Northern Tier High Adventure Base
Order of the Arrow
Philmont Scout Ranch
General Scouting Sites:
MacScouter Scouting Resources Online: www.macscouter.com Includes the following:
The BSA Scouting Resources Boy Scouts: Resource links for most
aspects of the Boy Scout Program. If you know of any additional resources,
or any additional subjects that should be covered, please let me know.
Cub Scouts: The Cub Scout Pow Wow -- a major resource site including online
Cub Scout and Boy Scout Ceremonies Lots and lots of new ceremonies
have been added to the Ceremonies page.
Scouting on the Internet An overview of what is in Cyberspace to support
Scouting around the world, including discussion groups, ftp servers, Internet
Relay Chat, and Web pages around the world.
Scouting Clipart and Fonts Where to get 'em, What to do with 'em.
The Great Games Resource Featuring the MacScouter's Big Book of
Games, volume 1 for Younger Scouts, and volume 2 for Older Scouts. Also
including a very old BSA booklet, "Boy Scout Games".
Stories for Scouts & Scouters Complex extended puns -- that is, Shaggy
Dog Stories -- Ghost Stories, Mysteries, Audience Participation Stories, and
a growing collection of stories suitable for campfires and other gatherings of
kids young and old.
Songs for Scouts Campfire Songs, Gross Songs and links to other songs
resources. This area of the MacScouter has been updated with several
hundred new songs.
Skits for Scouts Featuring the second edition of the MacScouter's Big Book
The Eagle Resources Featuring the new, Eagle Court of Honor Handbook,
available on the Web and to download. Also, the Eagle Commendation
Addresses and the United States Army Youth Certificate of Recognition --
Another great way to recognize your new Eagle Scout.
Campfire Resources -- How to Make a Campfire Planning Book
Openings, closings and branches to songs, skits and stories, so you can
create your own memorable Campfire program. Build your own Campfire
The Winter Camping, Wilderness Survival & Hypothermia Page
Featuring the Wilderness Preparedness, Communications and Training by
The Scouts Own Resources Invocations, prayers, songs, readings,
messages, benedictions, and some complete Scouts Own services.
Resources to help with the spiritual growth in your unit.
Outfitting the Scout -- Outdoors Outfitters & Scout Shops Around the
World Where to find information on the Web about camping and hiking
equipment. This page is certainly not complete. Please send me information
Cooking for Scouts and Scouters A growing resource of recipes and
cooking hints, including The Dutch Oven Cookbook by Mike Audleman and
John W. Lyver, IV, The Geezer Cookbook by Dwayne Pritchett and the Foil
Cooking Recipes compilation by Kim J. Kowalewski. Cooking resources for
Scouting Deep in Our Hearts -- Things Truly Scouting, Tributes, Humor
A number of touching and deeply meaningful things for Scouters
U.S. Scouting Service Project: www.usscouts.org
U.S. Scouting Service Project, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to supporting the Scouting Movement. The U.S. Scouting Service Project is
not associated with Boy Scouts of America or the World Organization of the Scouting Movement. This is a HUGE portal to the following HUGE sites, which focus on each of the following areas of Scouting:
Another overachiever website of resources: www.insanescouter.comTopics include:
Boy Scout Resources
Links (add your site)
Web Site Services
Send A Postcards
Recognized for excellence in resources: www.scoutorama.comTopics include:
Ceremonies Eagle Projects
Minutes Pinewood Derby
Scout Skits Scout Songs
Advancement Boy Scout Awards, Boy Scout Ranks, BSA Merit
Badges, Congressional Award, Cub Awards and Ranks, Eagle Scout
Graphics and Clipart Animations & Banners, Artwork & Paintings,
Cartoons on Scouting, Fonts, Girl Scout Graphics, OA Graphics...
High Adventure Aquatic, Boundary Waters Canoe Area, BSA, Caving-
Spelunking, Cub Scout, Florida Sea Base...
Leaders Resource Amateur Radio & JOTA, Behavior, Chaplain
Resources, Chartered Partners, Documents-Forms-Permits,
Meeting Activities Ceremonies, Craft Ideas, Games, Pen Pals,
Recognition & Encouragement, Skits... Outdoor Gear
Scout Skills Canoe-Skills, Citizenship, Cooking, CPR, First Aid and
Safety, Flag Display...
Scouting History BSA, Events, Girl Scouts of the USA, International,
Memorabilia & Collectibles, Museums...
Scouting Organizations American Indian Dance Teams, Associations,
Boy Scouts, Boy Scouts of America, Cub Scouts, Exploring...
Training Boy Scout Training, Commissioner, Cub Scout Training, Den
Chief Training, Environmental Education, Ethics In Action...
Where To Go BSA Camps, Canoeing, Girl Scout Camps, Historic
Sites, International Scout Camps, Lewis & Clark BiCentennial...
Youth Protection Culture-based Youth Protect, Online-Safety Articles,
Online-Safety Sites, Online-Safety Tips, Safe Chat, Safe Search Engines...
Numbers indicate links for each topic. Topics Include:
Baden-Powell History Of Scouting (8)
Eagle Scout (10)
Historic Sites (7) Historic Trails (2)
Outdoor Adventure (22)
Outdoor Preparedness (12)
Religion And Scouting (11)
Clipart, Games, Skits, Songs ( )
Shooting Sports (24) Tiger Cub Big Ideas (11)
Pow-Wow, Roundtable, ( )
Custom Items, Patch Trading ( )
Units Online (463)
Packs, Troops, Councils ( )
Advancement - this is what we read at ceremonies for
each rank of advancement
Arrow of Light - meaning of the parts of the arrow of
Boyscout Song Midi of boyscout song
Cake Bake - rules for Dad and Lad cake bake contest
Camping List - list of supplies to take camping and first
Catapult Plans - plans on how to build and have
contest with catapults
Catapult Plans2 - Large scale catapult plans with large
Ceremonies - Misc cub and boy scout ceremonies
Challenges - outdoor and pioneering challenges that
BP put his boys through.
Child Abuse Protection - guidelines for abuse
Cooking - cooking skills and organization, advice and
Court of Honor suggested parts of simple court of
Flag Retirement Ceremony - respectful burning
ceremony to dispose of US flag.
Eagle Ceremonies - several eagle ceremonies
Eagle OA Indian Ceremony - copy of a boy's OA eagle
Eagle Projects list of eagle project suggestions.
Eagle SM Speech - speech made at eagle ceremony
Eagle Tips - poem and tips before eagle ceremony
Eagle Checklist - list of steps to plan eagle ceremony
Eagle Court of Honor Workbook to plan and carry out .
Eagle Workbook. Texas Circle 10 workbook to be
filled out when working on Eagle Badge.
Equipment for Summer Camp for Scoutmasters to
First Aid - list of supplies for a backpacking first aid kit (
Flashlight - light weight small light that lasts long time.
Good for Philmont.
Games - games and descriptions scouts can play -
boy, cub, and girl scouts
Games2 - more boyscout games outdoor and indoor.
Games of BP - the games that Baden Power had the
Meaning of Merit Badges - Baden Powell tells his
Meaning of Boy Scouts from 1916 establishment.
Philmont GPS Coordinates of Philmont campsites.
Lat/Long and UTM. Waypoints file.
Philmont Guide Book and Planning Book
Philmont Hints ideas to help you have a better trek.
Philmont Meals meal menus from 2000 treks
Philmont Treks 20001 - description and maps of 2001
Physical Forms - copy of physical forms to print and
have filled out.
Pipe Chimes - descriptions on making and playing
pipes cut into sections + music
Recipes - a bunch of good recipes
Safety Rules of BSA - list of BSA safety rules for most
Skits - Some skits that you can use
Troop Manual - Our troop manual is very complete.
Use it for ideas to improve yours.
Whistle Plans to make small wooden whistle.
Youth Protection Handouts copies of BSA youth
protection handouts for leaders.
Recipes for camping: www.melborponsti.com/scouts (Jim Speirs)
Patrol Kitchen Box Plans taken from Henning's Scouting Pages: http://home.epix.net/~hawkmtn/jambpb.html
Chuckbox plan: http://www.troop168.net/forms/patrolboxb.htm
Dutch Oven recipes, and tips: http://www.troop168.net/cooking/cooking.htm
Camp Recipes: http://www.troop899.org/899cooking.htm
Dutch Oven cookware and recipes: http://www.dutchovencookware.com
Games inside/outside, quiet/team: http://www.scoutbase.org.uk/activity/games/idx/cubgames.htm
Baden-Powell’s Scouting Games: http://www.scouts.nzl.org/games/bpgames.htm
BSA History Quizes: http://members.aol.com/randywoo/bsahis/bsaquiz.htm
Games for Boys (Some for Older Boys): http://www.inquiry.net/outdoor/
Online Scouting Skill Games: http://www.scouting.org/nav/enter.jsp?c=xm
Puzzles, Brainteasers: http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/braint.htm
Games and Activities: http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/games.htm
Online Skill Games from Scouting.org: http://www.scouting.org/nav/enter.jsp?c=xm