Outdoor Activity Chair

This position helps the Cub Scouts develop a love for the outdoors. Specifically, the outdoor activity chair will:

  • Help the Cubmaster plan and arrange for outdoor activities.

  • Arrange for property use and/or fire permits.

  • Arrange for safe transportation when needed.

  • Plan first aid for emergencies.

  • Help Webelos den leaders plan overnight campouts. Help arrange for equipment as needed.

  • Arrange for Safe Swim Defense implementation for all outings involving swimming.

  • Arrange for Safety Afloat implementation for all outings involving boating.

  • Plan outings to help the pack and dens qualify for the National Summertime Pack Award.

  • Help inform parents and guardians about opportunities for family camping. Ensure that at least one adult has completed Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) before any pack campout.

  • Help promote day camp and resident camp opportunities.

  • Be aware of BSA health and safety requirements, and see that they are implemented.

  • Know and carry out BSA outdoor program policy related to Cub Scouting. Review all activities to ensure that unit leaders comply with BSA policies in the Guide to Safe Scouting.