Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is the Cub Scout Leader training required for any Cub Scout den or pack outdoor event, including pack camping, overnighters, and WEBELOS den overnighters.

It is comprised of three components- an online component, a virtual day of learning, and a practical hands-on component. All three components must becompleted to qualify as a "trained" Cub Scout outdoor leader.

For the online component, log into and click on the Learn Center. BALOO is at the bottom under "Expanded Learning."

BALOO-Trained Leaders will be able to:

  • Explain the focus of the Cub Scout camping program
  • Demonstrate the skills necessary to plan and carry out a successful camping activity
  • Describe the resources available to carry out this activity
  • Discuss the requirements for a successful activity

Limited to 12 participants to comply with COVID protocols.

File Name Description
BALOO Flyer This flyer is perfect for sharing with the leaders or prospective leaders in your pack who would benefit from BALOO training. Download