Recommended Links

Summer Camp
Council and District Sites
  Suffolk County Council
Official BSA Sites
  National Web Site
  Scouting Magazine
  Boys’ Life Magazine
  BSA Supply Division
  National Scouting Museum
  Guide to Safe Scouting
  BSA Online Training Portal
  BSA Online Learning Center – Online materials and references
Merit Badge Resources
  Merit Badge Reference
  A Guide for Merit Badge Counselors
  Merit Badge Counselor Orientation
Troop Organization
  The Patrol Method and Patrol Leader Guidelines
  Troop Organization – list of Adult and Youth Leader positions

  Webelos To Scout Transition Handbook

  Scout Rank Requirements
  Tenderfoot Rank Requirements
  Second Class Rank Requirements
  First Class Rank Requirements
  Star Rank Requirements
  Life Rank Requirements
  Eagle Rank Requirements
  Eagle Palm Requirements
  Okpik Online – Winter Camping
  Leave No Trace – BSA
  Leave No Trace – Center for Outdoor Ethics
Hiking Resources
  Long Island Greenbelt Trail Conference
  New York New Jersey Trail Conference
  The Appalachian Trail Conservancy
  Appalachian Mountain Club
  Backpacker Magazine
  National Geographic’s Adventure Magazine
  NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
General Scouting Resources
  US Scouting Service Project
  The Scouting Compass
  Get Knotted! Animated Knots for Scouts
  A Guide to Tying Knots – Great variety of knots!
  NEW! Animated Knots Site
  Learning about Knots – descriptions and links
Online Camping Supplies
These sites have helpful information on camping and hiking
  Campsite Sport Shop of Huntington – LOCAL! and Boy Scout Uniforms and Equipment
  Eastern Mountain Sports
  Sportsman’s Guide
  Canoeing and Kayaking – Peconic Paddler – Riverhead NY
  Canoeing and camping – Kittatinny Canoes
  Whitewater Rafting – Whitewater Challengers – Lehigh River PA
  Clarksville Cave
Scout Camps
  Camp NoBeBoSco – Blairstown NJ
  Camp Trimount – East Jewett NY
  Onteora Scout Reservation – Livingston Manor NY
  Camp Yawgoog – Rockville RI
  Clear Lake Scout Camp – Putnam Valley NY
  Ten Mile River Scout Camps – Narrowsburg NY
  Baiting Hollow Scout Camp – Baiting Hollow NY
  Alpine Scout Camp – Alpine NY