Tag: Scouting





Scout Troop From Florida Checks out high adventure in North Carolina

Florida Goes High Adventuring

Luis, 16, and Jaymes, 15, two Scouts who participated in the trip, were brand new to all these high-adventure sports. But it didn’t take them long to warm up to the action-packed activities.

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Desert Island Survival Graphic

5 Beneficial Items When Stranded On A Desert Island

Your flight has been at a cruising altitude for a number of hours, and you’re well over the shimmering Pacific Ocean. Chuckling over some jokes in Boy’s Life magazine, the unthinkable suddenly happens: the plane begins to lose power!

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Pretty cool shot, Patrol Z!

Scouting At NAS Pensacola

Scouts from Fleur de Lis District in Southeast Louisiana Council took a weekend hike across the Naval Air Station Pensacola (NAS) in Florida.

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Do you know what those colors mean?

Achieving The Eagle Scout Award

What is the highest recognition that Scouting offers? That’s right—the Eagle Scout Award. The Eagle Scout Award is earned through the advancement program, and only about 5 percent of the boys who begin in Scouting…

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A Scout’s Cycling Experience

Scouts of Troop 185 have many adventures to look forward to from sailing and canoeing, to cycling and climbing, but they regularly take adventure to the next level.

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Quantum of Fellowship

Quantum of Fellowship

Chilantakoba Lodge, Order of the Arrow, from Southeast Louisiana Council recently held its Annual Fall Fellowship, themed James Bond: Quantum of Fellowship, at Camp V-Bar on December 2-4.

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Pow Wow

Catch The Rhythm, Hear The Drum

Nearly a thousand Arrowmen attended Indian Summer 2011 in early August, where they learned about ceremonies, dance, costuming and much more. Evening activities included pow wows put on by the American Indian Affairs staff, an…

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Head North And Get Your High Adventure On

Looking for some of the best wilderness adventure in the world? Don’t worry, the Summit Bechtel Reserve will open soon enough. But if you’re one of those who just can’t wait (we don’t blame you),…

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Send Us Stories For The Summit Blog

Got A Scouting Story To Share?

We want to hear about your adventures! We want to hear about the amazing things Scouts are achieving in your area! How are you getting ready for the next jamboree? Do you have a story…

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Cheerful Service: How We Roll

Hard Work, Hard Play

Whether it’s hard work or hard play, the Scouts got the most out of each day they spent at SummitCorps. The Order of the Arrow has the recipe for a great experience — service and…

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