An extensive week-long camping experience focused on advancement in many of the Merit Badges required for the rank of Eagle Scout.
The Highlander Hike Program encourages youth and adult leaders to experience the outdoor wonders that exist within our Council. The program is a series of 14 progressive hikes with a rocker for each hike.
Ever want to try sleeping in an igloo? Just want to camp and have fun in the snow? Try out the Klondike Derby!
National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed to provide youth with leadership skills and experience they can use in their units and in other leadership situations.
Scouting for Food takes place on two consecutive weekends, typically in November. On the first weekend, Scouts distribute door hangers announcing the drive. On the second weekend, Scouts revisit those houses to pick up bags full of non-perishable food items. The food is delivered to needy families all throughout the council’s borders.
Have fun shooting stuff for the day! Open to all Scouts! Sharpen your Skills! The Rifle, Shotgun, and Archery Ranges for will be open ALL DAY for Scouts to practice marksmanship.
Explore the many aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics in the Scouts BSA and Venturing STEM Program. The Nova awards are an exploration into the STEM fields. If you are hungry for more, there are the Supernova Medals, which recognize significant achievement in the STEM topics.
For more information, please contact the Chair of the GGAC’s STEM Committee, Michael McDowell.
Camp Royaneh amd Wente Scout Reservation will be offering three to four weeks of Scouts BSA Summer Camp this year.
Please reach out to Melissa Yarns at Melissa.Yarns@scouting.org to check availability