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Miami Valley Boy Scouts of America

Scout Out An Adventure

Join the 100-year legacy of scouting in the Miami Valley. From new Cub Scouts to treasured alumni, there is a place for you in the Scouts.

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Join us in Miami Valley’s largest food drive

All Packs, Troops, Crews, and Posts are encouraged to participate in this council-wide Good Turn for America during the month of March to help the Miami Valley Council continue to grow the number of pounds donated to local food banks in our five-county area.

Scouting for Food

covid – 19 guidelines

Since the beginning of the pandemic, our program pivoted to meet our families where they felt most comfortable; whether that be virtual, hybrid, or in person. Scouts across the Miami Valley Council continue to learn, advance, and stay connected. Learn more about our current guidelines and how to Scout Safely.

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We provide all the vital tools you need to make the most of your involvement with the Scouts, whether you are an eager, first-time Den parent or a youth Scout motivated to advance. Find practical supplies and vital resources here.

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Camping

The camping program in the Miami Valley Council is one of the richest in Ohio, offering resident, day, and weekend camp programs. Operating two world-class properties, Woodland Trails Scout Reservation and Cricket Holler Scout Camp, the Council has a strong foothold in the area for outdoor activities, suitable for all types of outings.

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About Our Programs

The units within the Miami Valley Council provide the ultimate combination for youth development and family connection: proven programs, dedicated, ever-learning leaders and access to quality outdoor educational facilities. Discover the trail that’s right for you and your family.

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Join Scouts Today!

Scouting is for all. All who are willing to learn and have fun. Scouting follows a faithful legacy of service, achievement, hands-on learning, and lifelong adventure. Find your local unit with the Miami Valley Council.

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About Our Council

Miami Valley Council, BSA guides nearly 5,000 girls and boys in five counties in southwest Ohio. Our dedicated council offers unparalleled programs that teach leadership and citizenship through fun and exciting adventures for the whole family.

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Scouting News

Join the Scoutreach Team as a Program Aide

Join the Scoutreach Team as a Program Aide

The Miami Valley Council, BSA is looking to immediately hire a part-time Program Aide for
Welcome Our New Scout Shop Manager

Welcome Our New Scout Shop Manager

Join us in welcoming Tammy Sternik to the Miami Valley Council team as the Scout
Save The Date of August 6th for our Council Recognition Luncheon

Save The Date of August 6th for our Council Recognition Luncheon

We are excited to announce the Council Recognition Luncheon will be held on August 6th,
Tornado Relief Effort! Calling All Scouts!

Tornado Relief Effort! Calling All Scouts!

Rotary Clubs from across the Miami Valley (Rotary District 6670) are coming together to support

Pardon Our Dust! Improvements at Cricket Holler

Pardon Our Dust! Improvements at Cricket Holler

Ribbon Cutting of the New Centennial Pavilion, Waterline Improvements, New Shelter Houses, Honeysuckle Abatement, and
UPDATE – Defining ‘the Property Footprint’ of our Future

UPDATE – Defining ‘the Property Footprint’ of our Future

As shared previously, in the month of August, the Miami Valley Council Key 3 leadership

The “Just a Half Mile More” 5K Run & Hike

The “Just a Half Mile More” 5K Run & Hike

It is once again time to plan for our annual 5K Run and Hike, hosted

Join our Membership Drive this Fall with #YourScoutSign

Join our Membership Drive this Fall with #YourScoutSign

This fall over a thousand signs will be in the front yards of Scouters across

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Rentals

Set up camp with your closest friends, family, and unit members at one of our premier outdoor facilities! We also invite local organizations to come experience our sites’ offerings. Discover the camping destination perfect for your upcoming adventure.

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