The components of this kit are used as part of a hands-on, illustrative exercise in the New Leader Essentials training course, which is an overview of the core elements of Scouting, including the organization’s mission, aims, and methods. This course also provides new leaders with a look at the resources available to them through the Boy Scouts of America, along with a clear understanding of Scouting’s expectations of its adult leadership.
During the course presentation, participants will help to assemble a bridge using this kit. Includes one sheet of cardboard with pop-out pieces that form the bridge once fully assembled. Pieces include representations of rock walls, ladder, pathway, bridge span, and supports. Several pieces feature the BSA® Basic Leadership Training icon. Learn More
Produced in close partnership with the BSA®, DK Custom Publishing presents the first and only official visual representation of Scouting today. Boy Scouts of America: Today features hundreds of never-before-seen photographs drawn from a nationally-held BSA photography competition during which everyday folks submitted photos of Scouts exemplifying Scout Law. Arranged upon the theme of the 12 Points of Scout Law, this book is a visual representation of these Laws in action. Learn More
This newly expanded series sets the standard for pocket-sized, outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top experts and enthusiasts, they invite you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors. Each guide includes concise area and trail descriptions, plus information on driving directions, trail difficulty level, and more. Learn More
The Best in Tent Camping: West Virginia is a guidebook for tent campers who like quiet, scenic, and serene campsites. It's the perfect resource if you blanch at the thought of pitching a tent on a concrete slab, trying to sleep through the blare of another camper's boombox, or waking up to find your tent surrounded by a convoy of RVs. Learn More