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Gifted and Physically disabled Scouts

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Eagle Project, Scout Croom

When it came time for Oliver “Cale” Croom, a 16-year-old junior from Occoneechee Council, Lafayette District, to start planning for his Eagle Scout project, he found himself pulled in many different directions. Then he asked himself, “Will this project serve others daily?” A few weeks later, a need was discovered, and a project selected. Cale

Outdoor Ethics

“On breaking camp, leave two things behind you: 1) Nothing.  2) Your thanks.“    – Lord Baden-Powell

William T Hornaday

This awards program was created to recognize those that have made significant contributions to conservation. It was begun in 1914 by Dr. William T. Hornaday, director of the New York Zoological Park and founder of the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.

Camp Durant is ready for Female Troops!

Reserve your 2019 Campsite Now Camp Information & Forms can be found at: Start your Scouting BSA Troop off at the most Female Ready Camp in North Carolina! Great place to hold your first Troop Campout! Female Summer Camp Staff in key leadership positions Bathhouses that include individual locking Flush Toilets, Showers & Hot