Webelos Cub Scouts, Webelos Adventures, the Webelos Badge, and Arrow of Light

Webelos BadgeWebelos is the Cub Scout program for boys in 4th and 5th grades. 4th graders work on the Webelos badge.  5th graders work on the Arrow of Light emblem.

Click on one of the links below for helps, ideas, and requirements for working on a specific Webelos or Arrow of Light adventure

Other helps for den leaders:

Forest Hike

Hiking Safety (Front Country)

These guidelines are appropriate for a front country adventure in an area like a park. That is the only type of hiking which is appropriate for Cub Scouts. If you are going on a back country hike, then you need to consider some other safety rules, like bringing a fire source and knife.

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First aid

First Aid for Tick Bites

Scouts like to get outdoors, but in many areas that brings the danger of tick bites. While most tick bites won’t cause more than minor irritation, if treated incorrectly complications can occur.

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First aid

First Aid Demonstration for Cuts

When you are doing first aid instruction, it is best to demonstrate it as much as possible. Here is a way they showed us at a Pow Wow a few years ago. I did this with my previous Webelos den and they really enjoyed it.

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Safety Afloat

Safety Afloat

Before embarking on a boating activity with your scouts, make sure everyone is aware of the Safety Afloat guidelines.

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