With only some basic knowledge and inexpensive gear, you can have a safe, fun outdoors experience in even the coldest weather.
A couple of feet of ice and temps in the teens can't stop these Venturers from scuba diving.
Foley artists create the sounds that bring movies to life.
The Boss has assigned a flunky to get the scoop on what life is like in Pedro's cozy corral.
More commemorative America the Beautiful Quarters are on the way.
Happy Holidays! Count down the days until Christmas with more than 25 funny jokes sent in by Boys’ Life readers.
May the farce be with you! Here are 20 funny Star Wars comics and jokes by Boys' Life readers that would even make Darth Vader laugh.
The Snow Base program at Wisconsin's Tomahawk Scout Reservation teaches Scouts the ins and outs of dog sledding.
Did your favorite candy bar make our list?
It's playtime! Make the most of your free time with the best toys, games and gadgets of the season.
Here are our picks for the (arguably) best-ever World Series-winning teams.
Being a clown isn’t all fun and games. A lot of hard work goes into filling the circus with laughter.
Take your GORP beyond just "Good Old Raisins and Peanuts" with these 35 tasty trail mix ingredients.
There are a number of interesting places for visitors to explore along the Lewis and Clark route. Take a look at some of them in this interactive map.
Pedro experiments with a baking soda volcano. It didn't quite work out as planned.
Most people flee from erupting volcanoes because they’re big and loud and dangerous. But when a volcano blows its top anywhere in Alaska, Game McGimsey can’t wait to
Celebrate the end of school and the beginning of summer with these 21 funny summer vacation jokes sent to us by Boys' Life readers.
You'll hit a humor home run with these funny baseball jokes sent in by Boys' Life
readers. Do you know a funny joke?
Light the funny fuse on your Fourth of July celebration with these hilarious jokes from Boys' Life readers.
You can make biking easier, safer and more fun with these video tips and tricks from bicycling experts.
Camp cooking doesn’t have to be weird or boring. Check out how recipes for some of your favorite foods can be adapted for your next campout.
Cooking tips and recipes from MasterChef Junior TV cooking champion Logan Guleff.
Pedro tells the story, but you twist the plot in our new interactive adventure.
Members of Arizona's Troop 818 climb, rappel, squeeze, scramble, wade and swim their way through three of Zion National Park’s famed twisty-turny canyons.
In this new merit badge, you'll learn to create animations, how animation is used and fun career opportunities in animation.
Listen in on BL's interview with the lead singer of Imagine Dragons, the Grammy-winning band behind hits like “Radioactive,” “It’s Time” and “I Bet My Life.”
Enjoy a taste of Mexico on your next campout with these three tasty Dutch Oven recipes.
Meteorologist Reed Timmer and his Dominator vehicle gather data to better understand deadly storms.
Take an interactive tour of Scouting history sites in our nation's capital.
Do you want to learn how to be a rockstar? Learning to play guitar requires a lot of practice, but getting lessons from a professional teacher can help get you there faster.
Make your mom laugh out loud with these funny Mother's Day jokes. Hint: They'd be great inside that homemade card that you're not going to forget to make for her!
The Civil War has yet again arrived at his family's doorstep, and Johnny McLean is a witness to history in this short story by Michael P. Spradlin.
Even if you remember to wear green on March 17, you'll still get a "pinch" of humor with these funny St. Patrick's Day jokes submitted by Boys' Life readers.
Think you know St. Patrick's Day/Ireland? May the luck of the Irish be with you.
These 6 extreme races test human endurance, strength, courage and skill.
Here's a list of a few extinct animals, endangered species and some that might still make it back from the brink.
Check out the 2014 Boys' Life Summer Fun Photo Contest winners.
Videos of some of the sled dogs that make up Matt Failor's team, and take a tour of his sled.
Think you know your presidential trivia? Prove it with our fun quiz.
Take a virtual ride on the Big Zip and explore 360-degree panoramas of the Summit Bechtel Reserve in this interactive map.
Bioluminescence is a wild light show in nature. Check out these naturally glowing plants and animals.
It’s true: The White House can be a real zoo at times!
Pedro loves New Year's Resolutions, but he can't think of a good one.
Looking for a unique gift for mom, dad or anyone special in your life? Check out homemade gift ideas in the BL Workshop.
Throughout November, we polled our readers on boyslife.org to get their thoughts on Thanksgiving. Here's what we learned.
If you were a Thanksgiving food, what would you be? Find out!
See photos from Winterfest, an annual event that brings together 3,000 Venturers and Explorers in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
When done right, an igloo can keep you nice and cozy – even on the coldest winter night.
Every November, Troop 1015 invites almost everyone they know to attend their Turkey Feed. Here are the recipes they use to feed 100 people.