How To Earn a Merit Badge

How To Earn a Merit Badge

This is how to earn a merit badge Originally posted on September 24, 2015 by Bryan Wendell in Boy Scouting, Merit Badges, Scouting 101,Scouting Tips. Link to the original post is here. Merit badges cover topics like American Business, Woodwork and everything between....
Exactly when do you become an Eagle Scout?

Exactly when do you become an Eagle Scout?

Originally posted on November 9, 2015 by Bryan Wendell in Ask the Expert Exactly when does a young man become an Eagle Scout? You’ll find a number of answers if you ask fellow Scouters. It’s after he passes his board of review, some say. Others are sure it’s when the...
How to Survive a Bear Encounter

How to Survive a Bear Encounter

By Josh Piven Illustrations by Frank Stockton From the May-June 2013 issue of Scouting magazine EMERGENCY SITUATION: After another perfect day hiking Philmont’s trails, you’re fast asleep. Suddenly, you hear one of your Scouts screaming at the sight of an enormous...