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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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Day of Service Double Lake Recreation Area: 301 FM 2025 Rd, Coldspring, TX 77331
Saturday, September 24, 2016
All Day

Day of Service

September 24, 2016

Order of the Arrow members will be leading a service project on National Public Lands Day. This service opportunity is open to all Boy Scouts, Scouters, family members and Venturers.

National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands. Nearly 200,000 volunteers and park visitors will provide service at 2,520 public land sites in all 50 states. 

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Wood Badge conducted in Spanish Camp Perry at Rio Hondo, TX
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - Saturday, October 8, 2016
All Day

Wood Badge conducted in Spanish

October 6-8, 2016 and October 26-28, 2016

The Rio Grande Council is hosting an upcoming Wood Badge course conducted in Spanish at Camp Perry at Rio Hondo, TX. Wood Badge is the premier adult leader training program in Scouting.  The program highlights personal and unit level leadership development with courses in team building, problem-solving, communication, conflict resolution and many other useful skills.   These skills can be taken directly back to packs, troops, ships, crews and teams to help leaders guide youth in dynamic Scouting programs.   Wood Badge is a fun, challenging and inspirational Scouting experience for all leaders who wish to improve their leadership skills.

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Leave No Trace Trainer Course Camp Brosig - 1893 Trenchman Road, Sealy, TX 77474
Friday, October 14, 2016 - Sunday, October 16, 2016
All Day

Leave No Trace Trainer Course​

October 14-16, 2016

The Leave No Trace Trainer Course is a 16-hour, overnight course to train participants, ages 14 and up, to serve as Leave No Trace trainers. Trainers are the backbone of Scouting’s outdoor ethics program, providing instruction to individuals and units wishing to adopt cutting edge outdoor ethics into their unit programs.

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Fun with Son Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, October 14, 2016 - Sunday, October 16, 2016
All Day

Fun with Son

October 14-16, 2016

Fun with Son is an overnight campout for newly registered Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos Scouts and their adult partner and families at Bovay Scout Ranch (3450 County Rd 317, Navasota, TX 77868). Scouts can participate in BB guns, archery, sling shots, crafts, rockets, sports, campfire and more. Registration includes an event patch, activity supplies, snacks and two meals. Register early as sessions fill up quickly.

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Leave No Trace Master Educator Course (2 weekends) 1893 Trenchman Road, Sealy, TX 77474
Friday, October 28, 2016
All Day

Leave No Trace Master Educator Course 

October 28-30 and November 10-13, 2016

The Leave No Trace Master Educator Course is a 5-day course conducted over two weekends. Prior completion of a Leave No Trace Trainer course is recommended. Graduated LNT Master Educators will be able to organize and teach the 16-hour Leave No Trace Trainers Course, the BSA Leave No Trace 101, and Outdoor Ethics Orientation, LNT awareness workshops and facilitate all of the BSA Outdoor Ethics Awards for Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts. 

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Jewish Retreat Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, October 28, 2016
All Day

Jewish Retreat

October 28-30, 2016

Jewish (and non-Jewish) Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and their families, are invited to attend a weekend of fun activities combining Scouting skills with Judaism while enjoying delicious (Kosher) meals. The Houston Jewish Committee on Scouting sponsors the Houston area Jewish Scout retreat known as Kinus (Hebrew for “gathering”). 


OA Fall Pow Wow Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, November 4, 2016 - Sunday, November 6, 2016
All Day

OA Fall Pow Wow

November 4-6, 2016

Order of the Arrow logoOA Fall Pow Wow is an event for Order of the Arrow members and is Colonneh Lodge's premier event. It is a combination of sports, games, expos, shows, ceremony competitions, Native American crafts, Pow Wows, and so much more. OA Fall Pow Wow is held at Bovay Scout Ranch, and is three days of non-stop fun, food, fellowship and celebration. Don’t miss the annual Vigil call out following the Saturday evening show.  



Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow MacArthur Senior High School: 4400 Aldine Mail Route Houston, TX 77039
Saturday, November 5, 2016
All Day

Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow

November 5, 2016

Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow is a one-day training with new ideas and resources for Cub Scout leaders and parents. Over 50 classes are offered on topics such as awards, crafts, games, songs, skits, outdoor cooking, derbies, den meeting ideas, field trips, pack committee resources, pack meeting ideas and more. Leaders and parents can increase their knowledge, improve their skills, and gain enthusiastic attitudes about Cub Scouting. Participants choose from a wide variety of activity and learning sessions and walk away with useful resources and tons of ideas!

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Webelos Coyote Extreme Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, November 11, 2016 - Sunday, November 13, 2016
All Day

Webelos Coyote Extreme

November 11-13, 2016

Webelos Coyote Trail Xtreme is a weekend campout for 4th and 5th grade Webelos at Bovay Scout Ranch. During this fast paced fun filled weekend, Webelos Scouts work on Arrow of Light requirements, while trekking across the ranch to exciting outpost program areas. Webelos Scouts are introduced to the patrol method giving them a unique experience into the importance of teamwork and an introduction to Boy Scouts. Space is limited, so register early. 

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Winter Camp Bovay Scout Ranch
Monday, December 26, 2016 - Saturday, December 31, 2016
All Day

Winter Camp

December 26-31, 2016

Winter Camp is a wonderful opportunity for troops to camp and Boy Scouts to earn merit badges. Merit badge classes are taught by Scouters with real-life experiences in the field. Over 50 merit badge classes are offered, including many merit badges that are not normally offered at summer camp. Winter camp registration is $285 per Scout if registered before December 1, 2016. A $15.00 late fee will be applied for all Scouts registered after December 1, 2016. Units must provide one staff member for every six Scouts attending winter camp. 

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Camp Staff

Over 250 staff members are needed to provide the best possible program for the Scouts. Staff positions include serving as a merit badge counselor, service crew member or camp commissioner. Volunteers are also needed to help in the dining hall, trading post, quartermaster store, business office, and program areas. Youth and adults who would like to serve on winter camp staff should complete an online application:​

  Adult Staff (ages 18+) Registration             Youth Staff (ages 17 and under) Registration        

Powder Horn
Friday, April 7, 2017
All Day

Powder Horn

April 7-9 and April 28-30, 2017

Powder Horn is an action-packed, hands-on, six-day course which helps Scouts and Scouters learn how to implement high adventure activities into their troop, crew or ship. Powder Horn is designed to introduce and expose Venturing, Sea Scout and Boy Scout adult and youth leaders to the activities, training and resources necessary to manage a successful outdoor or high adventure unit-level program. It is intended to help leaders get out of the box in finding and using resources, and in the way they lead their unit-level outdoor and high adventure programs. The course spans two, three-day weekends: Weekend #1 is April 7-9, 2017  (Tellepsen Scout Ranch) and Weekend #2 is April 28-30, 2017  (Galveston).

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