Here’s what you’ll find inside the August 2017 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online.
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AUGUST 2017 FEATURES
Beating the Heat
Triple-digit temps are perfectly manageable on a hot kayaking trip down the cool Colorado.
Unusual Halls of Fame
Honoring toys, arcade games, the towing business and much more.
Gear Guy: Multipurpose Packs
Seven great daypacks that have you covered on the trail and in the classroom.
Fiction: Cosmo’s Wild Ride
Will Cosmo and friends be able to turn off the Destabilizer before it destabilizes, well, everything?
BL Workshop: Make This Solar Viewer
View the Aug. 21 solar eclipse with this shoebox solar viewer.
ONLY IN OUR BOY SCOUT EDITION
Social Media Safety: Many of us carry our social media accounts with us everywhere we go. That means staying safe online is more important now than ever.
Discover a unique camping experience 650 feet underground.
More Buddy Than Buggy
These insects are more pal than pest.
ONLY IN OUR CUB SCOUT EDITION
Let’s Look at Solar Eclipses
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 August 2017 issue of Boys’ Life!