BALOO: Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation


Oct 7, 2023 8:00 am to Oct 8, 2023 12:00 pm



First Baptist Church of Gastonia
2650 Union Road
Gastonia, NC 28054
Location Phone: (704) 865-8576


Registration closes on midnight on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2023.

Course registration is capped at the first 20 participants.

This one-and-a-half day course is designed as an introduction to the Cub Scout Outdoor Program for any leaders interested in adding a camping component to their current pack activities. BALOO training consists of an online pre-requisite component in addition to an overnight hands-on practical component. Cub Scout-level camping policies will be taught along with the discovery of the necessary tools to help units carry out a successful camping experience. Completion of this course is mandatory any pack overnighters.

The online prerequisite training is available in the BSA Learn Center on

The online training is mandatory and can be found under "Expanded Learning" in the Training Center. Thank You!.