Wolf is the Cub Scout program for girls and boys in 2nd grade. The Wolf Cub Scout requirements encourage them to be more independent and to start learning more about outdoor adventures and service.
Wolf Cub Scout Requirements
- Required Adventures
- Complete one elective (see below)
- Youth Protection Exercises
- Cyber Chip for grades 1-3
Wolves may also explore further with more elective adventures. See below.
Resources for Leaders and Parents
- Wolf Adventures Checkoff Sheet
- Welcome New Den Leaders
- BSA Safety
- Questions and Answers from Scouters
- Other Cub Scout Ranks
- Other Cub Scout Awards
- Scout Moms, Dads, and Leaders Facebook group
Homemade neckerchief slides are a Scouting tradition. Make this easy Wolf neckerchief slide with your Cub Scouts.
- Required Adventures
- Elective Adventures
For the Call of the Wild adventure, Wolf Cub Scouts go camping, learn some Scout skills, think about being prepared for outdoor adventure, and learn about Leave No Trace.
For the Council Fire adventure, Wolves learn about being a member of a community. They plan a service project, look for ways they can help in their area, and actively participate in making their community better.
For the Footsteps of Faith adventure, Wolves visit a religious monument and create a display about their trip. They also explore other aspects of faith.
For the Paws on the Path adventure, Wolf Cub Scouts learn about safe hiking, being good stewards of the environment, and maps. They also go hiking and observe signs of wildlife.
For the Adventures in Coins adventure, Wolves play games and do activities related to coins. In the process, they learn all about coins.
Wolf Cub Scouts learn about numbers, measuring, shapes, and math for the Code of the Wolf adventure. They also get to try sending a message using code.
For the Cubs Who Care adventure, Wolves learn about the challenges faced by people with disabilities.
Wolf Cub Scouts learn about good hygiene while working on the Germs Alive! adventure. They learn how diseases spread and how good habits, like hand washing and covering your mouth when you sneeze, can help keep everyone healthy.
Note: BSA is retiring this adventure on May 31, 2022.
For the Motor Away adventure, Wolves learn about planes, boats, and cars by creating their own models and making them move.