See photos from Winterfest, an annual event that brings together 3,000 Venturers and Explorers in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
On November 6, the Boy Scouts of America revealed the theme and logo for the 2017 National Jamboree. The theme, “Live Scouting’s Adventure,” speaks both to
Sean Fay-Wolfe, an Eagle Scout from Troop 1 in Kingston, RI, recently published his first novel, “Minecraft:Quest for Justice”, an action-adventure novel set in
Four Scouts from Troop 65 in Harrah Okla., are being called heroes after saving a the life of a dog. The Scouts were recently camping outside a church, when they heard
A 17-year-old Scout received the Honor Medal on October 16 after racing into a burning apartment building in January to save his elderly neighbor and a toddler. Jack Dailey
A true outdoor community event, the Outdoor Inspiration Awards celebrates individuals, groups, and companies whose efforts go above and beyond in inspiring others in their
Noah Cahoon, a 14-year-old Eagle Scout from American Fork, Utah, was recently a guest on the ABC show Shark Tank, where ambitious entrepreneurs pitch ideas to some hungry — and sometimes unpleasant — businessmen. And he did just fine.
Every November, Troop 1015 invites almost everyone they know to attend their Turkey Feed. Here are the recipes they use to feed 100 people.
Gavin Burseth, a 16-year-old Boy Scout from Illinois, recently brought in 38 goats to remove invasive species from the Blackwell Forest Preserve Family Campground.
Scout uses passion for skateboarding to fuel Eagle Scout project.
When they saw a man stranded in the middle of a fast-moving river, these Scouts knew just what to do.
In between finishing out the school year last spring and starting another one this fall, the Eagle Scouts of Troop 165 in Fredericksburg, Va., had a busy summer. As in, cycling-3,800-miles-across-the-country busy.
Jackson Hobbs was vacationing in Alaska to celebrate earning his Eagle Scout when he won a $10,000 fishing competition.
For his Eagle Scout project, Nebraska Scout Doug Pepper gave back to the hospital that saved his life two years earlier.
Camp Eagle, a Mid-America Council Boy Scout camp located near Cedar Bluffs., Neb., got a new statue earlier this summer to mark its entrance.
A neat service project from the Circle Ten Council designed to encourage recycling has resulted in a neat time-lapse video.
The good folks over at Adweek are asking readers to vote for their favorite magazine. For us, the choice is obvious.
We can't vouch for the accuracy of the instructions in this knot-tying video, but what it lacks it practicality it makes up for in silliness.
The fourth- and fifth-graders from Cub Scout Pack 382 from Centerburg, Ohio, earned their Science and Engineering activity badges by launching a balloon into space.
If you're looking for evidence that the World Scout Jamboree does in fact bring people together, try this.
Pioneering skills and other Scouting thrills are on display at the Philadelphia Encampment.
Packing your backpack the right way can go a long way toward making your backpacking trek a fun one.
The Boy Scouts of America is in the process of making its merit badge pamphlets available for purchase on Amazon's Kindle platform.
Maybe the best part of the upcoming 23rd World Scout Jamboree is just getting the opportunity to meet and hang out with Scouts from around the world.
Go behind the scenes of one of the most popular sections in Boys' Life: Scouts in Action.
Boys' Life wants to hear from you! Tell us about your unit's upcoming outing plans and you might see yourself in our magazine.
A couple of Maryland Boy Scouts used their Eagle projects to restore a local hiking trail.
For Michigan Boy Scout Geno Chandler, installing a sundial made for the perfect modern-day Eagle project.
A Boy Scout from Fort Worth, Texas, filmed his trip to Philmont, and the resulting video is terrific.
A Massachusetts Boy Scout took up the task of sprucing up a hospital courtyard.
Once this Colorado Boy Scout developed a love of archery, he knew exactly what he wanted to do for his Eagle Scout project.
When Jody Beringer completed his Eagle Scout project in 1990, he probably never thought that, 23 years later, his own daughter would be one of the beneficiaries.
A Michigan Scout recently installed 333 trees and one flagpole at a nearby airport.
For the last eight years, a Boy Scout in Granite Quarry, North Carolina, has led the town hall meetings in the reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance.
AirFest 2014, hosted by the Rainbow Council, introduced Scouts to STEM principles through the field of aviation.
An Ohio Boy Scout installed a new sidewalk to make playground equipment more accessible to kids in wheelchairs.
A high school competitive swimmer credits Scouting for his success.
The time to register for the 2015 World Scout Jamboree is now. Just in case you're still on the fence, here are few things you need to know.
Coming up in the September 2014 issue of
: Dogs in Action!
For almost one year, Life Scout Quinn Schneider and his family had a black Lab puppy named Kajsa. They helped to raise her and train her to become a guide dog and help others. Then they had to say goodbye.
When the Scouts from Troop 224 in Ohio go canoeing, they really go canoeing.
A Pennsylvania Eagle Scout candidate has tackled a pair of projects at a nearby hiking and biking trail.
We love most of what we've seen at the Outoor Retailer show, but we especially love the companies with good stories behind them.
The BSA hosted a pinewood derby event at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, Utah, last night, and the results were impressive.
There are lots of products of interest to Scouts at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The World Scout Jamboree is kind of like the Olympics: It only comes around every four years, and you don't want to miss it. Register now to join the BSA's contingent.
The Scouts of Troop 101 in Kutztown, Pennsylvania, recently earned their 50-miler awards by hiking one of the most famous trails in the country: The Appalachian Trail.
A South Dakota Eagle Scout has sold $25,000 worth of popcorn over the last 12 years. That's some serious salesmanship.
Tim Klotz's Eagle Scout project was a memorial dedicated to a local resident who fought in Vietnam and competed in the Olympics.