Scout Links

BSA Approved
  • Boy Scouts of America National Council
    The national Boy Scout website. This site has links to all the councils and national web sites affiliated with Boy Scouts.
  • California Inland Empire Council
    The Riverside and San Bernardino council website. The site has been redone and is a very good place to find the resources you need.
  • My Scouting
    This site provides a variety of materials, from quick references to complete courses, all designed to help our members improve leadership skills and deliver a quality program.
  • Scouting Magazine
    Scouting is the national family magazine for the adult leaders and committee members of the Boy Scouts of America. Their Web site contains a complete archive of past editions going back to 1998.
  • Boys' Life Magazine
    Published by the Boy Scouts of America, Boys' Life is the magazine for all boys. Their Web site contains information about the current issue, games to play, projects to download, and more.
  • Scouting - Vale La Pena
    The official Spanish-Language Web site of the Boy Scouts of America.
  • Scoutreach Division
    Scoutreach is the BSA's commitment to making sure that all young people have an opportunity to join Scouting, regardless of their circumstances, neighborhood, or ethnic background.
  • The Scout Zone
    This site provides information about the Boy Scout program to prospective members.
  • National Scouting Museum
    This massive state-of-the-art facility features a Norman Rockwell art gallery, virtual reality adventures, hands-on learning experiences, and a historical collection that traces the Scouting movement from its beginnings.
  • World Organization of the Scout Movement
    Scouting around the world.
  • BSA Scout Parents
    A resource to aid in the retention and recruitment of Scouting Families and Dedicated Scouting Volunteers.

Order of the Arrow

High Adventure
  • Northern Tier
    The Northern Tier offers many adventures, each geared to the goals and desires of your group. Come to the Northern Tier for an unforgettable journey through the heart and soul of Canoe Country.
  • Florida Sea Base
    The Florida National High Adventure Sea Base is headquartered in the heart of the fabulous Florida Keys. Scouting's most complete aquatic facility offers a complete variety of water activities from SCUBA diving to sailing "tall ships."
  • Philmont Scout Ranch
    The BSA's premier high-adventure base challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 200 square miles of rugged New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking, horseback, training and service programs offer many ways to experience this legendary country.

Cub Scouting
  • Join Cub Scouting
    This site provides information about the Cub Scout program to prospective members, including boys, parents, and organizations that may be interested in starting a pack.

Rank Advancement
  • Rank Advancement Website
    The all new redesigned merit badge and rank advancement web site. This is the best place to research information about merit badges and scout rank requirements.
  • Merit Badge Resource Center
    The original merit badge web site. There is still some information on this site, however everything is currently being moved to the Rank Advancement Website

Scout Shopping
  • Scout Stuff
    Operated by the national Supply Division, this site is your official online source for information about camping equipment, uniforms, handbooks, pinewood derby supplies, and other essential Scouting merchandise.
  • Tooth of Time Traders
    Order items from Philmont's Tooth of Time Traders via this Web site.
  • Backpacking Lightweight
    Traveling light is more fun.
  • Class B
    Very cool class B stuff. Different Patrol Patches
  • Trading Eagles
    New Stuff and Memorabilia from 1913 on.
  • Eagle Gifts Galore
    Where you'll find Eagle Gifts and More!

Program Helps
  • Scout-o-Rama
    Another really good reference site for all things scout related. Lots of song and skit ideas as well as eagle projects, camping recipies, and camping sites.
  • Scout Bugles
    Dedicated to supporting the art of bugle playing. You can purchase bugles from this site and learn how to play the different bugle calls.
  • How to Use a Compass
    Kjetil Kjernsmo's illustrated guide on how to use a compass
  • Topographic Maps
    The Internet's top desination of topographic maps.
  • Boy Scout Trail
    Resources for Scouts of all ages.
  • P.R.A.Y.
    Programs of Religious Activities with Youth (The Religious Award Program)
  • Chaplains Aide
    A Scout is Reverent. Graces and Prayers.
  • Den Chief Training
    Online training for Den Chiefs
  • Green Bar
    Information about Leadership for both Adult Leaders and Youth Leaders
  • The Insane Scouter
    Program Help and Information
  • Retired Scouter
    Accumulated Information for the Active Scouter


Rope Work
  • Animated Knots by Grog
    See how to tie all your favorite knots in animated form. The site has most of the required knots for advancement and many, many more.
  • Real Knots
    Hundreds of knots

Eagle Scouts (present and future)

  • Scouting Friends
    Reconnect with Scouting. Get back in touch with the program that helped shape your life and holds so many fond memories. The Scouting Friends site can help you stay informed about the activities and programs at your local council.
  • Soccer and Scouting
    Soccer and Scouting teaches soccer skills and provide exciting competition, and at the same time boys will be Cub Scouts and learn the life-long values taught in the Scouting program.
  • The Scouting Way
    True, Personal Stories about how Scouting Values Impacted the Lives of CEO's, Athletes, Coaches, Political and Military leaders, and everyday Scouters
  • Scout Tube
    What does the Scout Law really mean? Join nine Boy Scouts out to discover what it means to BELIEVE and to LIVE the Scout Law.
  • Learn CPR
    CPR and Choking videos and more
  • Scouting the Net
    Program helps and information
  • Scouting the Web
    Resources for the Scouting Community. Scouts can earn the Scouting the Web Award.
  • Velcro Circle Patch Attachment
    Great for attaching Troop job patch. 3" Tan

Wood Badge