What is Webelos Woods?
Webelos Woods is an exciting outdoor overnight experience for a Webelos Scout. A variety of games, activities, and outdoor events will take place run by troops. Webelos Woods is an outdoor activity program designed to aid the Webelos Scout in their transition into Scouts BSA.
The purpose of this outdoor experience is to create a genuine desire to know more about Scouts BSA, and through fun events, give them a preview of scout skills and camping. It will also introduce the Webelos Scouts to the organization and methods of Scouts BSA.
Webelos Woods offers an opportunity for parents to gain a perspective on how the Scout-led, Adult-guided methods of Scouts BSA are different from the adult-led Cub Scout program.
What do I get out of Webelos Woods?
- Relationship building with youth in a local troop
- New friends
- New adventures
Cub Scout Leaders:
- Opportunities for Cub Scout advancement
- Transition opportunities
- Meet Troop leadership
- Introduction to hands off involvement
- Introduction to Boy Scouts
Scouts BSA Leaders:
- Recruitment opportunities
- Who: All fourth and fifth grade Webelos and a parent
- Date: June 7 - 8, 2019
- Location: Camp Kiesel
- $15 per Webelos Scout (add $8 if they'd like to be presented with their Arrow of Light award during the Friday evening campfire)
- $7 per Adult
- Meals: Friday's dinner will be cooked over the fire with your group. Saturday's breakfast and lunch will be served in the dining hall.