Please be advised that the 3rd annual California BTC has been postponed until probably the fall. Those who have registered should have received an e-mail today from 23rd Oaklander's Rover Crew Leader, John Granger who is a member…"
Base Camp forum for BPSA scout groups and lone scouts living in the West Region: Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Nevada, Utah, Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands.See More
We are very excited to announce that the first Brownsea Training Camp in California will be held on the weekend of March 27-29th, at the Big Basin Redwoods State Park. In the BPSA, BTC is our basic leader training, and all Rovers are asked to attend a BTC within a year of joining. If you're a Rover who hasn't yet earned your Tenderfoot badge--or if you have the Tenderfoot but haven't yet been to a BTC--this event is designed…See More
"I was hoping we could assemble all of our planning materials into one document: Ideas you use for badgework, ceremonies, stories, songs, games, and even schedules. We could even paste in example forms you use at the end of the…"
Being an amateur radio operator (HAM), it came to my attention that there's a yearly international event that encourages scouts around the world to reach out over the airwaves to connect to one another, even if so briefly.I noticed that WFIS even…See More
September 29, 2017 at 9am to October 1, 2017 at 1pm
Named after the very first scout camp on England's Brownsea Island, Brownsea Training Camp (BTC) is the basic leader/Rover scout training for the Baden-Powell Service Association. When you attend a BTC weekend, you will come away with important…See More