Scouting Links


Prepared for LifeConnecticut Rivers Council

U.S. Scouting Service Project – a very thorough resource of all things Scouting including activities, advancement and a history of the program.

MeritBadge.org – an “online university” designed for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and leaders to navigate the abundance of advancement opportunities in Scouts.

Cub Scout Pack 24 - East Lyme, CTPack 24 – East Lyme – One of our partner Cub Scout packs in town.  Feel free to check out their website and reach out to a leader if you have a young boy (K-5) interested in joining Scouts!

Other Helpful Resources

Animated Scouting Knots by Grog“Better to know a knot and not need it, than need a knot and not know it.”

Geocaching.com – “Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) hidden at that location”.  Use this website to explore, find and log geocaches in your area and around the world.

National Park Service

CT State Parks & Forests