Spring BALOO Training


Apr 27, 2018 7:00 pm to Apr 28, 2018 5:30 pm



Old Hickory Council
6600 Silas Creek Pkwy
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Location Phone: (336) 760-2900


Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

What is B.A.L.O.O.?   (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation)

B.A.L.O.O. is designed for any Cub Leader in charge of Pack camping. Whether you’re an experienced camper or an outdoor novice --- B.A.L.O.O. has something to offer you to help you plan a safe, age-appropriate camping experience for the Cub Scout and their family members, in your pack!

B.S.A. Policy

BALOO training is required for at least one registered Cub Scout leader if your pack goes on a campout.

Cost= $12.00


Everyone must pre-register online. We will not be accepting “walk-ons”. Please pre-register for this training by April 13th. SEE BELOW FOR REGISTRATION FORM

Schedule for Check-in

7:00 pm (Friday)         Check-in Day 1

8:00 am (Saturday)     Check-in Day 2

5:00 pm (Saturday)     Closing


Agenda Topics

  • Health & Safety
  • Cub Scouts & GPS
  • Aquatics
  • Gear Selection
  • Nature & Hiking
  • Campfire Planning
  • Outdoor Ethics
  • Cooking & Sanitation
  • First Aid
  • Practical Knife Safety for Cub Scouts
  • Campsite Selection
  • Duty to God
  • Stoves, Lanterns & Fire Safety
  • Basic Knots for Cub Scouts


This training is more than just camping, it includes ideas for outdoor activities, games and ceremonies; information on selecting and using camping equipment; how to run a campfire program; and Cub Scout cooking demonstrations! In short, everything you need to know to make your pack overnighter a fun, successful event!


For more information contact James Brown at james.brown@genexservices.com or call 336-972-9285.



How to get to "BALOO Prerequisite Training"

How to get to "BALOO Prerequisite Training"