Trail to Eagle

Trail to Eagle

Camp Resolute’s outstanding Trail to Eagle Camp will run from August 9 to 14. Scouts are invited to come participate in this exclusive opportunity and work on Eagle-required Merit Badges, learn about the planning and requirements of an Eagle leadership project, understand the specific parts of the Trail to Eagle process, and experience advanced leadership development. This special… Read more


BSA Lifeguard Camp

The BSA Lifeguard Camp at Camp Resolute is an intensive program that will involve learning multiple rescue from a watercraft, swimming extension rescue, active drowning rescue, passive drowning rescue and submerged victim rescue.  Course also covers long shallow diving, stride jumping, compact jump and defense and grip escapes and back-boarding procedures.  Upon successful completion of this course, you… Read more


Spring Recruitment

It’s springtime in the Knox Trail Council! That means Spring Recruitment season is in full swing! We hope you are busy organizing and performing recruitment nights! Let’s get as many kids as possible involved in the best program for youth! If you need anything at all from the Knox Trail Council, please do not hesitate to contact your… Read more


BSA President Dr. Robert M. Gates Addresses Boy Scouts of America National Annual Meeting

Today during the 2015 Boy Scouts of America National Annual Meeting, National President Dr. Robert M. Gates encouraged the Scouting family to reflect in the days and months ahead on the challenges facing the BSA and potential alternatives for addressing them. Dr. Gates’s remarks speak for themselves and the full text can be found here on Scouting Newsroom…. Read more


Family Friends of Scouting Campaign Update

This year’s campaign is well along and we congratulate the towns of Sudbury and Weston on reaching 100% of their campaign goal.   A number of units have also reached and in many cases far surpassed their goals including:   Troops 14 Holliston, 51 Marlborough, 60 Sudbury, 61 Sudbury, 99 Worcester, 100 Westborough, 101 Northborough, 156 Weston, 182 Wellesley, 185 Wellesley…. Read more


Cub Scouting Program Updates

The new Cub Scouting program is launching on June 1! Youth handbooks and leader books are now available to purchase in the Scout Shop. Click the links below for some of the latest resources: Pack meeting plans for 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 available for free download Position-Specific In-Person Training Guides Updated Requirements for Cub Scout Awards New Cub Scouting… Read more


New England Scout Shop News

The Boy Scouts of America New England Scout Shop has an outstanding part-time job available for a motivated Sales Associate in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment! Location: New England Scout Shop 23 Turnpike Road Southborough, MA 01772 (508) 229-2396 Position: Part-time Sales Associate Job Responsibilities: • Provides excellent customer service in the store and on the phone. • Processes… Read more