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Thursday, September 26, 2019
University of Scouting Date: November 23, 2019 7:30 am - 4:30 pm Location: Benjamin Franklin Middle School Address: 225 Middle School Rd, Rocky Mount VA 24151 Target Audience: All Scouts and Adults in the Blue Ridge Mountains Council Cost: Event Registration- $6 Lunch- $5 Contact: Andrew Lynn, troop137troutville@yahoo.com or Susan McKimmy, 540-265-0656, susan.mckimmy@scouting.org There have been some changes to this years program to include youth ability to attend. Once we work out the schedule for the courses and can get registration for online setup, we will have a detailed list of the courses available. The goal is to have these figured out and ready by October 15th and open registration on that day as well. Click here to download the Pre-registration Flier Click here to download Course Descriptions . Use this to complete the registration form available below. Click here to download Registration Form . Mail the completed form to Blue Ridge Mountains Council, 2131 Valley View Blvd NW, Ronaoke VA 24012
Friday, November 01, 2019
We hope you are prepared to experience Claytor Lake Aquatics Base in a completely different way! Camp Nordic Eagle is dedicated to providing a one-of-a-kind camping experience in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, with emphasis on Eagle required merit badges and merit badges that you can’t find anywhere else!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Boy Scout age range?
Youth can join a Boy Scout troop who have earned the Arrow of Light rank and are at least 10 years old, or have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10, or who are 11, but not yet 18 years old.
Is Scouting safe?
Yes. Programs are designed to follow a strict set of rules and policies that can be found in the Guide to Safe Scouting. Every registered adult in Scouting is required to complete a Youth Protection training course and a criminal background check.
What supplies does a Boy Scout need?
The single most important piece of equipment a Boy Scout needs is the Boy Scout Handbook.