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All scouts aged 14 and older by the beginning of summer camp 2021 are encouraged to attend the 2020 Blue Ridge Scout Reservation Camp Staff Training Program.
Blue Ridge Scout Reservation Sportsman Program: 2020- 2021Blue 2021 Attend QDM training September 29 and order your Reservation Hunting and Fishing Permits for the 2020 hunting season. Permits can be purchased now through December 31, 2020. QDM training is only September 29.
SAVE THE DATE!!!! What: University of Scouting 2021 Where: Camp Powhatan When: April 16-18, 2021 University of Scouting 2021 will be a completely different experience! Expect to have opportunities to camp and practice the skills you have learned. More information will be available later with courses offered and cost.
Are you ready for a SPOOKY good time?? We sure are! Spookeree will be Oct 24-25 at Camp Powhatan There will be frightening good fun like Candle making, B.B. Creature shoot, Skeleton Dig, Potions and Brews, and Weapon / Creature Build!!

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.