Event Registration

Scout Days

Scout Days are opportunities for Scouts and their families to receive discounts on events with our community partners. Many of our partners also offer merit badge classes and advancement workshops for Cub Scouts and Webelos.

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SHAC Corps (camp service project) Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, February 19, 2016 - Sunday, February 21, 2016
All Day

SHAC Corps

February 19-21, 2016 at Bovay Scout Ranch

SHAC (Scouts Helping At Camp) Corps is an opportunity for troops and crews to give back to camp in the form of a day of service. The Order of the Arrow is leading this opportunity, but this service project is open to all Boy Scouts and Venturers. Campers only need to bring their personal camp gear. Camp is providing the food and a special council shoulder patch that will only be available to those who provide service. Service projects will include creating new campsites and clearing new programs areas for activities. Letters will be given to youth who need school service hours. Units or individual Arrowmen (OA members) may register for this free event. The deadline for registration is the Monday prior to the event. February 19-21, 2016 at Bovay Scout Ranch; May 20-22, 2016 at El Rancho Cima; September 9-11, 2016 at Camp Brosig.

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Baden Powell Dinner Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)
Friday, February 19, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Baden Powell Dinner

February 19, 2016

Scouters who have attended or staffed a Wood Badge course, staffed National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT), or staffed National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience (NAYLE) are invited to attend the Baden Powell Fellowship Dinner.

During the evening, attendees from the previous year share memories of their leadership training experience through slide shows, stories and regalia presentations. Scouters will be given an opportunity to contribute to the training scholarship fund, which provides financial assistance to Scouts and Scouters attending council leadership training courses. Dress is field uniform or business casual.

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Ten Commandments Hike
Saturday, February 20, 2016
All Day

Ten Commandments Hike

February 20, 2016

The Sam Houston Area Council is hosting the seventeenth annual Ten Commandments Hike in conjunction with Scout Sunday. This year we will host two separate hikes in the Kingwood area and downtown. Participants will enjoy viewing these historic and newer places of worship and hearing a brief presentation at each stop of the history of the building, the distinctive nature of their religious belief and a brief explanation of one of Ten Commandments. The hike includes an event patch for each participant. All Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, parents, adult leaders, siblings, Girl Scouts, church youth groups, Sunday School Classes, confirmation classes, or other interested youth and their parents, and friends are welcome!  

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Venturing Challenge Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, February 26, 2016 - Sunday, February 28, 2016
All Day

Venturing Challenge

February 26-28, 2016

The Venturing Challenge is a weekend campout at a Bovay Scout Ranch. This event is intended to be an opportunity for the youth to bring prospective Venturers and Sea Scouts to a council-wide activity. The weekend is filled with games, movies, crew against crew competitions, campfire program. The registration fee is $10 for all participants. You can register as a unit or as an individual. All participants must be at least 14 years old. The registration fee includes a patch, and lunch on Saturday. ​T-shirts are available for $12. They are only available through online registration.

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Color Fun Run Fall Creek Information Center: 7930 Fall Creek Bend Humble, TX 77396
Saturday, April 30, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Color Fun Run

Fall Creek Information Center (7930 Fall Creek Bend, Humble, TX 77396)
9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Color Run is an untimed event where participants walk/run/skip along a 3K and/or 5K course while being splashed with colorful powder from head-to-toe. Come out and enjoy fun, fitness and fellowship while helping raise money for a great cause! All proceeds go to the Sam Houston Area Council Special Needs Program. 

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The cost for the run is $30 per person. Children ages 6 - 17 are $20. Children 5 and under and students with disabilities are free.  There is a special group rate of $20 per person for organizations, troops, packs and groups of 10 or more).  After April 22, the cost is $35 per person. Be creative and wear your own white t-shirt to be entered for a drawing!!!!!!!


SHAC Corps (camp service project) El Rancho Cima
Friday, May 20, 2016 - Sunday, May 22, 2016
All Day

SHAC Corps

May 20-22, 2016 at El Rancho Cima

SHAC (Scouts Helping At Camp) Corps is an opportunity for troops and crews to give back to camp in the form of a day of service. The Order of the Arrow is leading this opportunity, but this service project is open to all Boy Scouts and Venturers. Campers only need to bring their personal camp gear. Camp is providing the food and a special council shoulder patch that will only be available to those who provide service. Service projects will include creating new campsites and clearing new programs areas for activities. Letters will be given to youth who need school service hours. Units or individual Arrowmen (OA members) may register for this free event. The deadline for registration is the Monday prior to the event. 

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Cub Scout Resident Camp Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, June 10, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
All Day

Resident Camp

July 2016

Resident camp is a three-night campout at Bovay Scout Ranch for Cub Scouts entering the first through fifth grade the following school year. From Cub Scout skills to rank advancements, these camps are full of fun and learning. Resident camp includes activities such as seeking treasure in the Lost Mine, high speed pedal action at the BMX bike track, Robin Hood style adventure at the archery range, shooting on the BB gun range, action at the K.S. “Bud” Adams Sports Field, exploring camp at the nature center, and splashing in the water at the David Weekley Family Water Park. The 2015 resident camp program will focus on the new Cub Scout program electives:

  • Tiger: Floats and Boats, Rolling Tigers
  • Wolf: Spirit of the water, Adventure in coins
  • Bear: Salmon Run , A Bear Goes Fishing
  • Webelos : Aquanaut, Earth Rocks

Scouts will also learn to say the Scout Oath in American Sign Language! In addition, guided nature hikes, and an evening astronomy programs set resident camp apart as an outstanding way to make memories with your sons and grandsons! 

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Register Session Date Session Time
Session 1 July 10 - 13, 2016 Sun at 2 pm - Wed at 11 am
Session 2 July 13 - 16, 2016 Wed at 2 pm - Sat at 11 am
Session 3 July 17 - 20, 2016 Sun at 2 pm - Wed at 11 am
Session 4 July 20 - 23, 2016 Wed at 2 pm - Sat at 11 am
Session 5 July 24-  27, 2016 Sun at 2 pm - Wed at 11 am
Session 6 July 27 - 30, 2016 Wed at 2 pm - Sat at 11 am

SHAC Corps (camp service project) Camp Brosig, 1893 Trenckmann Road, Sealy, TX 77474
Friday, September 9, 2016 - Sunday, September 11, 2016
All Day

SHAC Corps

September 9-11, 2016 at Camp Brosig

SHAC (Scouts Helping At Camp) Corps is an opportunity for troops and crews to give back to camp in the form of a day of service. The Order of the Arrow is leading this opportunity, but this service project is open to all Boy Scouts and Venturers. Campers only need to bring their personal camp gear. Camp is providing the food and a special council shoulder patch that will only be available to those who provide service. Service projects will include creating new campsites and clearing new programs areas for activities. Letters will be given to youth who need school service hours. Units or individual Arrowmen (OA members) may register for this free event. The deadline for registration is the Monday prior to the event. 

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