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- Read the Winning Essays From BL’s 2019 Reading ContestWith thousands of fantastic entries in the Boys’ Life 2019 “Say Yes to Reading!” contest, choosing the winners was tough.
- Influential African American Women in HistoryIn honor of Black History Month, here are a few African American women who have impacted not only the African American community but the entire human race. From their words to their influential movements, these
- What’s Up With the Motorola Razr Hype?If you’ve existed on the internet this week, you’ve probably seen some buzz about a new FLIP phone hitting shelves in January 2020. Why is this a big deal to anyone? Who wants to spend
- Blast off to Space Camp for an Astronomical AdventureSpace Camp offers a discount only once per year, and it’s coming up on Black Friday Weekend, Nov. 29 through Dec. 2.
- Can You Solve This Scout-Themed Riddle?I have cities but no house. I have mountains but no trees. I have water but no fish. What am I?
The Scouting Around blog is your source for Scouting news. Get ideas for your troop by reading about Scouting activities across the country. Biking in Buffalo? Caving in California? Fishing in Florida? Mountain climbing in Montana? Shooting in South Carolina? It’s all in Scouting Around.
Love fishing? Want to learn how to catch more fish? Check out Boys’ Life‘s ultimate fishing blog for tips, tricks and expert advice.
- Name That Fish QuizCan you identify these popular freshwater ichthyoids?
- What Are Those Things?Power Poles are a recent innovation that most fishing pros use to silently anchor our boats in place. Here's how they work.
- Bonus Fish in WinterIf you like catching great big fish -- and having a lot of peace and quiet while doing it -- fishing on a cold winter day can be the perfect cure for cabin fever.
- 8 Fishing Knots to KnowCan you imagine going fishing without knowing how to tie an improved clinch knot? Or a double surgeon's loop? Neither can we.
- How to Make the Most of a Rainy DayIf you like fishing enough, you’ll eventually end up on the water when it’s raining.
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