Scouts (Ages 11-14)

Scouts is about having fun while gaining value leadership skills and self-confidence. 

Scouts enjoy outdoor adventures like mountain biking, rock climbing and lots of camping while working together with other young people to accomplish thrilling challenges.

Scouting gives every member a chance to be a leader. It might involve running an activity, organizing a camp, or participating with other young people across your province or Canada in a youth forum.

Blaze a Trail

Scouts blaze their own trails. The possibilities before you are vast, which is why some of Canada’s greatest trails are used as the symbolic framework for Scouts on The Canadian Path.

Each trail represents a Program Area. Explore all of the different trails over your Scouting Year. You will share adventures for the different Program Areas as a Troop, or within smaller teams called Patrols.

ACTIVITIES

The Scout program focuses on outdoor and environmental activities, citizenship and community service, leadership and personal development and includes a variety of activities: 

  • Mountain biking

  • Rock-climbing

  • Canoeing

  • Kayaking

  • Extended hikes and lots of camping

  • Running an activity

  • Organizing a camp

  • Participating in provincial or national youth forums

SCOUT PROMISE

On my honour

I promise that I will do my best

To do my duty to God and the Queen

To help other people at all times,

And to carry out the spirit of the Scout Law.

SCOUT LAW

A Scout is helpful and trustworthy,

kind and cheerful,

considerate and clean,

wise in the use of all resources.

SCOUT MOTTO

Be Prepared.

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Camping & Hiking
Camping & Hiking

Old Fort Whoop Up

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Christmas Tree Pick Up
Christmas Tree Pick Up

Working hard fundraising for their next camp!

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Bus Trip to Telus Spark Centre
Bus Trip to Telus Spark Centre

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Camping & Hiking

Old Fort Whoop Up

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OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SKILLS (OAS)

Youth have the opportunity to work on earning nine badges in nine areas with the colony. The youth wears their current level on their uniform.

PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENT BADGES (PAB)

Youth have opportunities to earn up to 16 badges by planning their own adventures.

PERSONAL PROGRESSION BADGES (PPB)

Folloiwg a Year-end Review, a Scout receives the appropriate Personal Prgression badge.

TOP SECTION AWARD

This very special top section award is awarded to a Trailblazer who has completed a personal progression review, 18 OAS badges, 30 community service hours, one community service project that is personally challenging, and a final review of the Award Project with Troop Leadership Team, or its designates.

Scout Uniform

Scout Troop

Meeting Information

Wednesdays @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Helen Schuler Nature Center

300 Indian Battle Road South

Lethbridge, AB