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BALOO | Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

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BALOO (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation) is a 1.5 day introduction to the Cub Scout outdoor program for units interested in offering a camping component to their Pack activities.  This training consists of an online prerequisite component, plus an in-person overnight camping experience that provides hand-on practical skills.  BSA’s Cub Scout level camping policies are taught along with the discovery of the necessary tools to help units conduct a successful camping experience. Completion of this course is mandatory for a MINIMUM OF ONE adult on a Pack overnighter.

BALOO training includes an introduction to outdoor camping skills as well as important BSA rules and policies to be followed on any Cub Scout campout.




$25 | Includes campsite, food and training materials

Recommended Equipment List
  • Scout uniform
  • Clothing For Weather
  • Rain Gear
  • Personal First Aid Kit
  • Flashlight
  • Matches and fire starters
  • Water bottle
  • Pocket knife
  • Compass
  • Two-man tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping Pad
  • Ground cloth
  • Notebook
  • Pen/pencil
  • Plate with utensils
  • Personal Camping Items

Refund Policy-Individuals or groups that cancel a program reservation 30 days prior to the date of the event will receive a refund of fees paid, less a 20% administrative charge. No refunds will be given after the 30-day cancellation deadline. Fees are transferable to other, non-registered, Scouters.



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