On May 23, the National Order of the Arrow Committee approved some exciting updates to Scouting’s national honor society. Beginning Feb. 1, 2019, unit elections will be permitted in Scouts BSA troops, Venturing crews and Sea Scout ships. Previously, elections only were for Boy Scout troops. The Order of the Arrow, or OA, has welcomed...Read More »
Welcome to the Shooting Sports Information Page. Here you will find updates & information regarding Scouting shooting sports. Watch this page for information regarding Scout related: merit badges, events, safety, training, & opportunities
In Scouting events and activities, the BSA’s primary consideration is the safety of its youth and adult members. To achieve that goal,...
The New Birth of Freedom Council is currently seeking the following seasonal staff positions for Hidden Valley Scout Reservation and Camp Tuckahoe. Food service staff are not required to live at the camp. All positions start in early June and end in mid-August. Room and board is included.
Business Manager – Minimum age 21 Food Service ...
Have you ever wanted to fly like Superman down a zip line? Well, starting this summer at Camp Tuckahoe, Boy Scouts of all ages will be able to experience the rush of flying head first down a nearly 700’ long zip line spanning Memory Lake. Work to create this awesome zip line will soon be getting underway and...Read More »
In 2018, for the second time, our council will be hosting a Tiger Cub Camp for Parent and Sons! This camp is intended for those youth and parents that participated in the Lion Program during the 2017-18 school year and will be Tiger Cubs this fall. This new camping adventure will be offered on June...Read More »
Youth and Adult applications are still being accepted for the 2019 World Jamboree. Youth applying early are more likely to be approved and be assigned to the New Birth of Freedom Council contingent. Upon reviewing all applications the New Birth of Freedom Council forwards them to BSA North East Region for approval and assignment. The...Read More »
Dear Scouters, Of the many services provided by the New Birth of Freedom Council to our members, most people would agree that our camps and the programs available at these facilities are among the most important things we do as a council. We operate four properties that are used for camping (Camp Tuckahoe, Hidden Valley...Read More »
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Year-round reservations for Camp Tuckahoe, Hidden Valley Scout Reservation, Camp Conewago, and Wizard Scout Ranch are now live! Have your dates and cabin information already compiled so that you can easily input it into the system. Here is a quick checklist to help you get started: Review the step-by-step reservation process from newbirthoffreedom.org/tentaroo-help/ You will be...Read More »
The New Birth of Freedom Council in partnership with SG Trading Post. Any questions related to your order, please contact SG Trading Post at (800) 338-2258...Read More »