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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.




Upcoming Wood Badge Course
Weekend 1: August 23-25 at Camp Barton
Weekend 2: September 13-15 at Tuscarora

Early Bird Discount ends on June 1!

Course offered with Longhouse Council and Five Rivers Council
Click here for more Details!



NYLT- August 10-15, 2014 at Tuscarora Scout Reservation!

Click here to download the Registration Brochure

Click here to register and pay online through Doubleknot


2014 Cub Scout Camping Brochures Are Now Available!!

This year, Cub Resident Camp and Cub Day Camp use the same forms!!

Click here to download the 2014 Cub Scout Leader's Camping Guide

Click here to download the 2014 Cub Camping Program Brochure

Click here to download the Youth Registration Form

Click here to download the Day Camp Adult Volunteer Application

Click here to download the Pack Roster Form 


2014 Camp Barton and Tuscarora Scout Reservation Program Brochures are now available!  Click on the brochure covers below to download!



Online Merit Badge Sign-up Is Now Open!

Please Note:  Merit Badge Schedules Can Be Found In Our Admin Guide. 

Please Click Here.

Click here if you are attending Camp Barton for Summer Camp in 2014!

Click here if you are attending Tuscarora Scout Reservation for Summer Camp in 2014!


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


Upcoming Events

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





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