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 The Baden-Powell Council, headquartered in Binghamton, NY, serves over 165 different scouting units including more than 6,500 youth and adults throughout Central New York and Northeast Pennsylvania.  The Council serves Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Tioga, Tompkins, and part of Seneca counties in New York, as well as Susquehanna County in Pennsylvania.  The Council runs programs in Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing, and Exploring while maintaining two diverse nationally recognized Scout camps: Camp Barton, on Cayuga Lake, and the Tuscarora Scout Reservation, in the foothills of the Catskills.  

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Please Note:  The Baden-Powell Council Office and Scout Shop will be closed Thursday, November 26th - Sunday, November 29th, 2015 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.  Regular office hours will resume at 9am on Monday, November 30th.


Found at Camp Barton after Summer Camp- An iPad Mini.

We would love to return this device to its rightful owner!  If any of your Scouts or Leaders are looking for their device, please have them contact the Baden-Powell Council Camping Department at 607-648-7888.


10 Commandment Hike

November 27, 2015

Endicott, NY

Please click here for more information


The 2016 Eagle Recognition Luncheon

Sunday, February 7, 2016

12-3PM at the Binghamton Club

83 Front St., Binghamton, NY

Click here to download the registration form


2016 NYLT Registration Is Now Open!

August 8-13, 2016 at Tuscarora Scout Reservation.

Click here to register and pay on Doubleknot.

Click here for more information and the registration form.


Jamboree 2017 is now accepting registrations!

Click here to visit the Baden-Powell Council Jamboree page for more information.

Sign Up Today!!!


Honor Plaza Installed At Tuscarora!

Camp Tuscarora has installed an Honor Plaza in the patio in front of the Dining Hall at camp. It's an ongoing opportunity to recognize an important person in your life, living or deceased. You could recognize a family member, Troop member, Eagle Scout mentor, business partner, or anyone who has played an important role in your life.

The Honor Plaza will be dedicated once complete in honor of Larry Corwin, who contributed much of his life to the Camp.

If you'd like to recognize someone in this lasting manner, please click on the link below to download the form.

Click here to download the form


Baden-Powell 2016 Boy Scout Resident Camp Brochures Are Now Available!!

Click on the Camp Barton cover below to download the brochure

Click here to download the Camp Site Reservation Form

Click on the Tuscarora cover below to download the brochure

Click here to download the Camp Site Reservation Form


Click Here for JamCam Flyer


Download "The Voice- Winter 2016" by clicking below. 

(Please be aware that this is a large file and may several minutes or more to download on slower connections) 


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