2650 Union Road
Gastonia, NC 28054
Location Phone: (704) 865-8576
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a required unit leader training designed to prepare any Cub Scout den or pack for an outdoor overnight event. Camping policies will be taught along with the discovery and implementation of the necessary tools to help unit leaders carry out a successful camping experience at the Cub Scout level.
Completion of this course is MANDATORY for all packs as a MINIMUM OF ONE ADULT LEADER MUST HAVE COMPLETED BALOO for any overnight adventures.
Before registering for any BALOO training, this course does consist of an online component (must bring certificate of completion to the in-person training). To take your online portion of BALOO, please visit www.my.scouting.org (located on the My Training page under Expanded Learning).
If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to our staff and / or volunteers located to the right. Thank You!