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Merit Badge Workshops Fall 2022

Scouts, ages 11 & up, can earn merit badges at the Great Swamp OEC or Pyramid Mountain NHA. Take advantage of a day off from school to complete most, if not all, of these complicated merit badges. Limit 10 participants

PPC Scout Featured in Scout Life Magazine

Patriots’ Path Council Scout Featured in Scout Life Magazine Congratulations to Long Valley Tenderfoot Scout Gavin Smith, who is featured in the November 2022 issue of Scout Life magazine.  Gavin is 13 years old and in Troop 436 in Long

Patriots’ Path Council Fall Events!!

Get outside and Scout. Fall is a busy time of year for all Scouts. This year is no different with lots of outdoor program. Take a look at the upcoming events on our council calendar Patriots’ Path Council Calendar Of

Register for the NYLT November Course Now

The NYLT November course is just over 2 months away and spots are filling up fast. Scoutmasters, do you have new youth leaders this year? Do you wish your youth leaders had the training need to run their patrols? Do

SCOUTING FORWARD BREAKFAST FEATURING NJ DEVIL’S KEN DANEYKO AND NY GIANT’S BART OATES

Patriots’ Path Council, Boy Scouts of America 2022 Scouting Forward Breakfast Tuesday, September 13, 2022 Park Avenue Club, Florham Park, N.J. 6:30 a.m. – Check-In and Breakfast Buffet Open 7:30-8:45 a.m. – Program Featured Speaker: NJ Devil’s, Ken Daneyko With

Successful Camp Season Ending Soon

Patriots Path Council BSA Accredited Summer Camp programs have entered their final week. This has been a successful summer returning to a full summer camp season. Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope, New Jersey, kicked off its summer camp season

Helping Inexperienced Scouts with Their Fear of Camping

Some Scouts are naturally adventurous, always willing and excited to try new things. Others? … Not so much. One is not necessarily better than the other. (We’ve seen plenty of the first type get themselves in trouble because of their lack of

2023 National Jamboree

We still have spots open, and it is not yet too late to register!  There are currently timely items for 2023 National Scout Jamboree planned July 18-28, 2023, at Summit Bechtel High Adventure Base in West Virginia. Get registered! (https://ppcbsa.org/2023jambo/)

Share Your Camp Story

Have a great camping story this summer?  Let us know!  We encourage you to submit pictures of camp this year featuring our own Scouts and family’s so we can share them across various platforms and outlets. https://ppcbsa.org/story/

Reducing the Dangers of Insect Bites

Recently, the CDC has seen a rise in reports of reactions to insect bites and stings at summer camps across the country. While not all insect bites are life-threatening, some individuals can have more severe reactions to various types of