Here’s what you’ll find inside the May 2017 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online.
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ON THE MAY 2017 COVER
On a canoeing trek at Yellowstone National Park, Scouts leave civilization — and their comfort zones — behind.
THIS MONTH’S OTHER FEATURES
Gear Guy: Powered By the Sun
The Gear Guy shares advice for buying a solar-charging device and rechargeable gear.
At Warner Bros. Studios in California, Scouts learn making a movie isn’t easy.
BL Workshop: Rustic Concrete Candle Holder
A great Mother’s Day gift idea!
ONLY IN OUR BOY SCOUT EDITION
The Right Stroke: Swimming is not only a fun activity and a great way to cool off in the summer, but it can also boost your fitness and — in an aquatics emergency — save your life.
Prepared For Life: On Your Own
Whether you’re off to college or moving into your own place for the first time, there’s a lot more to being independent than having a great time.
The Lighthouse Keepers
When a historic island is part of your community, you do what you can to give back.
ONLY IN OUR CUB SCOUT EDITION
Let’s Look at Books
Read it! Color it! Get it all in this special Cub Scout section.
Look for the regular score of comics, jokes, games, Scouts in Action, Tradin’ Post and more! Only in the May 2017 issue of Boys’ Life!