Inside the May 2018 issue

Inside the May 2018 issue

Here’s what you’ll find inside the May 2018 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online. Please visit Boyslife.org/subscribe to subscribe to the print or digital editions of Boys’ Life magazine....
How to Buy Rock Climbing Gear

How to Buy Rock Climbing Gear

Feeling comfortable and confident on the walls at your local climbing gym? Maybe you’re ready to head outdoors and try some real rock walls. Here’s all the gear you need to get started rock climbing. CLIMBING 101 BSA climbing guidelines require you to be protected...

Five Easy Tips for Planning a Successful Scout Event

As a Scout, your troop or crew may be presented with the opportunity to plan some big events, like camporees or outings. Hosting an outdoor event takes teamwork, creativity and lots of hard work. But the reward is worth it. If you are tasked with planning a Scouting...
Scouts Go Intergalactic for This Star Wars Camporee

Scouts Go Intergalactic for This Star Wars Camporee

To succeed at the various challenges you’ll face at a camporee, you have to know your outdoor skills and be able to work as a team. The same applies to planning and hosting a camporee. The Scouts from Troop 98 in Whitpain Township, Pennsylvania, spent a year...