B.A.L.O.O. is a one-day training course in basic outdoor camping,
in accordance with BSA policy.

MARCH 4, 2017 check-in time: 8:30 a.m. through 4:00 p.m.
Rutherfordton,NC - Cub Scout Camp - Smith Lodge

This course is design to introduce new leaders and parents in preparing for pack overnights.

At least one B.A.L.O.O. trained leader in attendance
is mandatory for packs to camp overnight.

B.A.L.O.O. covers:

  • Aims & Purposes of Cub Scout outdoor programs
  • Campfire Program
  • Planning an Overnight Outing
  • Cooking
  • Health & Safety                                                         
  • First Aid & Sanitation
  • Outdoor Ethics                                                           
  • Stoves, Lanterns & Fire Safety
  • Outdoor Activities                                                       
  • Equipment