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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

PPC Adventure Fall Program for Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA

Scouts BSA Program Opportunities Merit Badges – During the spring we offered a variety of merit badges to Scouts. These included Astronomy, Automotive Maintenance, Electricity, Electronics, Engineering (twice), Plumbing, and Programming.  Almost all merit badge opportunities were sold out and

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

New Video for Online Program Resources

A new video has been created to help unit leaders navigate the Scouts BSA Resource Website. It’s a quick 10-minute tour of the website to guide you through the Troop Leader and Troop Program Re-source portion of the page. There

Register for the NYLT November Course Now

The NYLT November course is a little over 3 months away and spots are filling up fast. Jump on our early bird discount before it expires on August 30. Scoutmasters, do you have new youth leaders this year? Do you

Somerset Patriots Scout Night

Come see the Somerset Patriots take on the Reading Fighting Phils. Enjoy a fun night out on July 23, 2022 with your friends and family by taking in America’s pastime at the Somerset Patriot’s Scout night. Take advantage of discounted

Program Launch was a Success

Program Launch: Program Launch was a successful day at camp. We had families come take part in program and with the support of the District Operating Committees and council committees was able to share lots of information about programing coming