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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- During Summer Hours (between July 1st and Labor Day) the Baden Powell Council Office and Scout Shop is closed at 5 PM on Wednesdays and all day on Saturdays.


Just a reminder that the Council Office and Scout Shop will be closed Saturday August 30, 2014 and Monday September 1, 2014 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.  Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.


Leave No Trace- 16 Hour Course for Trainers!!

September 5-7, Tuscarora Nature Center

Click Here To Download The Course Description

 Click Here For The Registration Form


Cub Adventure Weekend Flyers Are Now Available!!

The Wild Animals of Tuscarora with Special Guests, The US Sportsmen's Alliance

October 11-12, 2014 at Tuscarora Scout Reservation

Click Here To Download The Registration Form

Boo at Barton!

October 18-19, 2014 at Camp Barton

(Register Early!  This Event is very popular and we have only 300 spaces available!)

Click Here To Download The Registration Form


Registration Is Now Open For The Fall OA Induction Weekend

September 19-21, 2014 at Tuscarora Scout Reservation

Click Here To Download The Registration Form

Click Here To Register And Pay Online Through Doubleknot


Download "The Voice- Fall 2014" by clicking below. 


Upcoming Events

  • Baden-Powell Council Golf Tournament- The Links At Hiawatha- September 8th, 2014





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