The West Point Camporee is held one weekend each spring near Lake Frederick, N.Y., not far from the United States Military Academy. Actual West Point cadets -- most of them former Scouts -- put the thousands of Scouts, Venturers and Girl Scouts through some basic training at dozens of stations.
Troop 892 from sunny, warm Fleming Island, Fla., organized a relatively inexpensive, super-fun snow trip, even though they live hundreds of miles from the nearest significant snowfall.
Watch as a professional stuntman performs the "clothesline" stunt. Don't try this at home!
Kevin Byrne is in charge of media relations and promotions for the Baltimore Ravens. His job is to help NFL stars shine when they're off the field. He coaches the players on the 'other' skills they need, like talking to the media, communicating with fans and generating publicity for their charities.
Roughly 200 Scouts from the Three Rivers District of the Greater Alabama Council had a blast as they fired shotguns, rifles, pistols and BB guns during the Top Shot camporee last spring at Frank Spain Scout Reservation.
Some of the world's best tree climbers compete in a series of competitions designed to mimic the job of an arborist.
See clips from a documentary series on The Weather Channel called "Hurricane Hunters."
Watch Eagle Scout and champion barefoot water skier Ryan Jameson perform his best trick, a "back toe-up."
As a Videogame producer, John Day has created popular games such as "Meet the Robinsons," "Cars 2" and "Toy Story 3." Here's a sneak peek at his current project, an open-world game releasing later this year called "Disney Infinity."
Watch as a KC-135 refuels B-1 Bombers and A-10 Warthogs in support of Operation Enduring Freedom over Afghanistan.
Watch video of the Blue Angels in action, as well as footage from Boys' Life's flight.
The new season of Scouting for Adventure begins this week on the Outdoor Channel.
Strengthen your arms, legs, chest, back and especially your core (abdominal) muscles. Watch this video to learn how to do the prone bridge/hand tap exercise correctly.
Greg Heffley might be the "Wimpy Kid" of book and big-screen fame, but he's no wimp when it comes to camping. (Or is he?) Here's his video guide to the great outdoors.
Watch the archived video from the Boyslife.org webcast with Michael Scott, author of the series "The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel."
For one member of Troop 89, getting to the summit of Mount Whitney was the end of a four-year journey. For others, it was just the beginning.
Eagle Scout Mark Rose has a job many people only dream about. He helps design the rides and attractions at Busch Gardens in Tampa, Fla. Check out videos of two of the roller coasters at the theme park.
When Scouts from Troop 2 in Billings, Mont., decided to earn their Robotics merit badge, they went all out. See video of their robot in action.
Squats strengthen leg, rear and stomach muscles. Watch this video to learn how to do squats correctly.
Listen in on parts of BL’s interview with former Life Scout Robert Ballard, who discovered the Titanic wreck in 1985.
Working out doesn't mean you have to spend money on expensive gear or a gym membership. Here are some workout routines you can do using easy-to-make, affordable equipment pieces.