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Winterfest 2020!

Are you ready to get away for the weekend at Camp Tuckahoe?! Winterfest is for all registered Lion Scouts, Tiger Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts. Every Scout must attend with a parent or guardian. This event is limited to 200 Scouts and Adults so be sure to register fast!...

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What Leaders & Parents Think About Our Summer Camps – Listening Sessions

In 2018, representatives from the Council Executive Board, Council Camping and Properties Committee, Camp Strategic Planning Committee, Commissioner Cabinet, and Council Unit Relations Taskforce embarked on engaging unit leaders and parents in discussions about their Scouting experiences in the New Birth of Freedom Council.  The objective of the group was to gather feedback in two...

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Shooting Sports Training

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,...

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Strategic Planning and Council Properties

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...

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Year-Round Camping Reservations

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...

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REMINDER: Adults Attending NBOF Camps Need Background Clearances

Child Abuse Clearances and Youth Protection Training are Required for All Adults who will be attending any New Birth of Freedom Council Camping Program. NON-PENNSYLVANIA RESIDENTS
All adults who are non-Pennsylvania residents must comply with the child abuse requirements of their home state. (If you are unsure of your state’s requirements, please contact your council...

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Summer Camp Medical Form

We’re mere months away from the summer, aka the Greatest Scouting Season. And while it’s too early to pack your bags and load the trailer, the time is right for one essential step in summer Scouting preparation. It’s time to get your physical....

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