Congratulations to Joy Mullins on completing the Registrar Certification for the Indian Nations Council, Boy Scouts of America. Earning this certification with the Boy Scouts of America is a rigorous and prestigious process and we are proud of Joy for her dedication and perseverance. Congratulations on this achievement, Joy!
Please join us for Scout Quest, a newly minted event in support of the Indian Nations Council, Boy Scouts of America this April 7, 2017.
Governor Mary Fallin has issued a two-week burn ban due to extreme weather conditions and extraordinary fire danger. The governor’s burn ban supersedes all county burn bans currently in place. It expires February 24, 2017. The ban covers 53 counties, including Cherokee, LeFlore, Mayes, Osage, and Tulsa, where our Camping Properties are located. Unlawful activities under […]
Most people associate Boy Scouting with outdoor adventure – and with good reason. Scouting is an outdoor program designed to develop character, citizenship and fitness. With the Scout Oath and the Scout Law as a guide, Scouting helps a boy develop into a well-rounded young man.
Through the advancement program, a Scout can progress in rank through achievements, gaining additional knowledge and responsibilities. Earning merit badges provides opportunities for Scouts to be introduced to a lifelong hobby or a rewarding career.
In Boy Scouting, youth take responsibility for the activities of the troop. By planning and organizing activities, they develop teamwork and learn to lead as well as follow. Through the support of parents and other organizations, Scouts develop an awareness and appreciation of their role in their community.