Scouts at the State House!

Join us at the Scouting Report to the Commonwealth 2019

February 19th 2019  10:00am – 2:00pm

Join fellow members of Scouting from all over Massachusetts, as we share the Scouting Story with members of the House of Representatives and State Senate at the State House in Boston. All Cub Scouts, older Scouts, Venturers, Sea Scouts, and Explorers are invited to attend.

Scouting Skills for Women

Learn new skills, enhance your outdoor skills and network with other female scouters!

Led by women. For women.

Join us on the weekend of March 29th- March 31st 2019 at New England Base Camp in Milton for extended training and practical application of our outdoor skills.

Sign Up for School Vacation Camps

February School Vacation:  WINTER CAMP

April School Vacation:  STEM CAMP

April School Vacation:  National Youth Leadership Training

Join Scouting

  1. TRY IT OUT BEFORE YOU JOIN! - Visit New England Base Camp
    • Come and do all the things Scouts do – no strings attached!
    • A local mom or dad is running a Cub Scout Pack, Boy Scout Troop, or Venturing Crew in your town!

Support Scouting

Your support of Scouting in the Greater Boston and North Shore areas is critical and all of your tax-deductible gift stays local. Click below to give to our Friends of Scouting annual campaign or discover other ways to give with the links provided.

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New England Adventure Card

Discounts on outdoor experiences at eight locations in Eastern MA and NH for your child, family, or group!

  • Saturday Open Programs
  • Facilities & Lodging
  • Birthday Parties
  • Summer Camp
  • and more!

Spirit of Adventure serves Boston and 75 other Massachusetts communities [map]. We support about 13,000 Scouts and 5,000 volunteers.

Additionally, we are home to the most popular Scouting facility in New England as well as 5 other camping properties providing year round programs for over 20,000 campers and guests annually.  

Weekend Adventures

Everyone is Invited

Stop by the New England Base Camp in Milton to learn and experience outdoor adventures! For families of all shapes and sizes. Open almost every Saturday during the school year!

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Benefits for Members

Join Scouts

The Value of Scouting membership extends far beyond the fun of the activities: it develops life-long character and leadership attributes. Read this Boston Globe Article entitled, "Girls Scouting for more Adventure." Learn more about the proven value and how to join.

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Summer Camp

All Ages and Locations

The Boy Scouts unlocked the keys to youth development through summer camp adventures over 100 years ago. A century later the adventures have expanded to every outdoor pursuit imaginable!

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The Scout Blog

Scouting Community

Articles from parents, Scouts, volunteer leaders, and staff about the value of Scouting and the activities.

Read about youth development, community parenting, outdoor skills, leadership, and how it all comes together.

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