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Troop 451

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Durham,
North Carolina

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Scout Sites
Mawat District-information about the local Mawat district including activities in Durham.
Occoneechee Council - information about Council events, leader training and camporees
Occoneechee Council Training - for parents and volunteers
Boy Scouts of America - official BSA site, with sections for scouts and adults
U.S. Scouting Service Project - a great starting place for Scouting resources on the Web.
Scout Stuff - online catalog, with pictures and information on uniform and accessories for Scouts. Note that you cannot order online with this site. You must visit a retail outlet for Scout merchandise to make a purchase.
Scout Forms and Files
You can view and print these forms if you have Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Join Scouting : BSA Youth Application Form
Join Scouting : BSA Adult Application Form
BSA Annual Health and Medical Record.   Parts A and B must be filled out by families every year and given to the troop so that your son may camp with the troop and participate in troop activities.   Part C  must be completed by a medical doctor who examines your son and is required for any Scout who attends a BSA summer camp such as Camp Tuscarora, Camp Durant or Camp Raven Knob.  The form can be completed on-line, printed, and returned to Troop 451.
BSA Youth Protection Training is required for any Adult who wants to participate in Troop activities.  You must complete your training and forward notivication and your certificate to Troop Committee Chairman Brendan Turner.
BSA Activity Consent Form.  This form is recommended for unit use to obtain approval and consent for Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, Webelos Scouts, Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, Venturers, and guests (if applicable) under 21 years of age to participate in a den, pack, team, troop, or crew trip, expedition, or activity. This form is required for use with flying plans and should be attached to the flying plan application. It is recommended that parents keep a copy of the form and contact the tour leader in the event of any questions or in case emergency contact is needed
Merit Badge Application Form.  Use this form for merit badge college days and otherwise to keep track of your work.
Merit Badge Blue Cards.  Use these forms when you are a Merit Badge councilor to hand out to scouts in your class.
Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook.   Work on this with your Eagle councilors. 
Campfire Ashes Pedigree.   How far can you trace your campfire ashes ?
BSA Scout Forms- Great location for a wide variety of scout forms.
Adult Scout Training
Access your BSA training record
Adult Training Tracker - Use this site to track your progress.
Camping Gear and Tips
Camping gear is often cheapest at local discount retailers like K-Mart and WalMart.
Coleman - Straightforward and brief advice, by category.
GOPC or Great Outdoor Provision Company has a partnership with BSA for equipment .
REI - lots of gear, and lots of info to help you buy gear wisely; watch for online sales. The store in Durham has the same gear as the Web site.
REI - Useful tips and ideas, broken down into categories.
Gander Mountain - The Greensboro store has camping equipment and clothes.
Campmor - also lots of gear, and pretty good prices
Places to Camp and Hike
N.C. State Parks
Lake Michie local map
Virginia State Parks
U.S. National Forests
Trails.com - You can search for hiking trails in specific regions.
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Westminster Presbyterian Church - The chartering organization for Troop 451.
The National Association of Presbyterian Scouters - Home for the national Presbyterian volunteer organization.
Campfilre Ashes Pedigree - Can you trace your campfire all the way back to Baden Powell ?