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Toying Around Giveaway

Enter for a chance to win many of the toys, games and gadgets featured in the 2017 toy guide!

25 Funny Fishing Jokes

Everyone knows that anglers like to tell fish stories. But did you know they can tell fish jokes, too? Check out these 25 funny fishing jokes and then send us your funniest fishing jokes.

Fishing Q&A videos

fish-promoDoes loud noise scare the fish? Pro angler Tom Redington shares secrets to help you become a successful fisherman.

Information on Scouts in Action

The subjects in the Scouts in Action section of Boys' Life magazine are selected from a lengthy list of award winners the magazine receives from the National Court of Honor. If you'd like to nominate someone for a life-saving medal, please contact your local council.

Boys’ Life covers by Norman Rockwell

During his career, artist and illustrator Norman Rockwell's work was used on dozens of Boys' Life covers. Take a look at this gallery of covers and tell us which ones are your favorites.

Suggest a BL Workshop project

Every month, Boys' Life magazine gives you a brand-new project to test your skills and creativity. But we need your ideas!

Recipes for Turkey Day

Pennsylvania Scouts spent an entire weekend preparing Thanksgiving dinner for hundreds of hungry guests. Here are the recipes they used for the side dishes.

I Spy New Rides!

Take aim at the coolest, fastest, greenest machines in automotive history. These concept cars are undercover for now, but BL's here with a sneak peek.

So You Want To Go Scuba Diving?

You can get your scuba certification from any agency recognized by the BSA, or any member of the World Recreational Scuba Training Council. Here is a list of some BSA-recognized organizations.

Smart Money Management

Check out these resources and games that will help you learn about smart money management:

Winners list

Here are the winners of recent contests and sweepstakes on

Boys’ Life goes green

Boys' Life magazine promotes environmental leadership with Sustainable Forestry Initiative® forest certification.

Jon’s Muesli Mix

In the May 2009 issue of Boys’ Life, REI’s Jon Almquist tells you how to pick the perfect backpack. Here, he gives you the recipe for something tasty to pack in it.

Cool toys for your 2008 holiday wish list

Crank up your fun with some of the latest and greatest toys and games for your holiday wish list. Take a peek at our photo gallery and tell us which toys you think are the coolest.

Amazing King Tut Artifacts

After more than 30 years in storage in Egypt, King Tut's treasures are on the road again: A new exhibit is underway and can be seen this year at museums in Dallas, Tex.; Atlanta, Ga.; and Indianapolis, Ind. Can't get to the museum? Take a peek at our photo gallery.

I Have A Dream

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech delivered on Aug. 28, 1963, from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Put on your website

Put on your site with these handy widgets. Just choose your favorite option and paste the code onto your site. It's easy.

Fishing tips and secrets

fishing1vid.jpgIn the first of a series of fishing videos, FLW Pro Angler Clark Wendlandt discusses some basic tips to help you start catching fish.

Mission to Mars

marsmissionvid.jpgNASA's next Mars lander, called Phoenix, is scheduled to launch in early August. Learn more about the mission by watching this video.

In a Galaxy not so far away …

c3po200×148.jpgAnthony Daniels, who played C-3PO in "Star Wars," talks to BL about "Star Wars," science and Scouting. Listen to the audio interview.

Interview with Rupert Grint

rupertgrint.jpgListen to excerpts from our telephone interview with Rupert Grint, who plays Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter movies.

Learn more about pet rescue

Check out the July 2007 issue of Boys’ Life magazine to learn how to rescue a choking pet. Or learn more about pet rescue and CPR at the following Web sites:

Centenary of Scouting

centenaryvid.jpgWatch images of Scouts around the world to help you get ready to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Scouting on Aug. 1, 2007.

How we faked Bigfoot

bigfootvid.jpgAn article in April's Boys' Life magazine tells how a group of Scouts captured Sasquatch, only to discover that it was really Pedro the Mailburro.

April fools!

bigfootvid2.jpgWe posted this exclusive video of Scouts "capturing" the creature known as Sasquatch or Bigfoot at Magnus Pedis State Park in Washington.