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Patriots’ Path Council offers so many fun activities throughout the year for Cub Scouts. Get outside of your regular meetings, and join us at one or more of these great programs. Many of them are designed for dens. Some are suitable for entire packs and others are also available to individual Cub Scouts and families.

Jack Frost Big Boulder Scout Sundays  

Sunday Fun at special Scout prices at Jack Frost Big Boulder. Skiing/ Snowboarding. Groups of 15 more more/ Ages 8+. Advanced reservations required. Please call 570.443.8425 or email [email protected]  Click here for flier.

2 SPECIAL SCOUT EVENTS AT SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN – “Come as a Troop or Come as a Family”
Shawnee Mountain continues to offer these great events to scouts of all ages in 2018; Super Scout Sunday on February 4 and Scout Weekend, March 10 & 11.  These events offer the best scout discounts of the season; buy advanced tickets to save more. Hurry, tickets are limited.
Click here for more details

 

WhiteWater Challengers

Pinewood Derbyimage

The council does not run a council-wide pinewood derby. Several districts offer a district pinewood derby. See below for the World Championship Pinewood Derby. The Scout Shop carries a full line of Pinewood Derby accessories, decorations and program planning material. The 2018 Pinewood emblem is available for $1.50 in the Scout Shops while supplies last.

Weekday Programs at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation- September-June
 Patriots’ Path Programs – Weekday Programs

Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation offers a variety of 1½ – 2 hour programs to Cub Scout and Webelos dens after school on any mutually agreed upon day and start time during the dates indicated below.

Rutgers Geology Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Munsee District Shooting Sports- February 24, 2018
Munsee Cub Shooting Event – February 24, 2018

Camp Somers Dining Hall

Winter Cub Scout Event  – Shooting Sports – Are you looking for a fun event to break up the winter for your Cub Scouts… Well, look no further. How Much: $8/person. Don’t miss out! More information contact: [email protected]

 Click here to register.

Munsee Cub Shooting Event - February 24, 2018

Munsee Cub Shooting Event – February 24, 2018

Save the Date. More info to follow.

One World Observatory

Scouts Day at One World Observatorycubopsoneworld

Come SEE FOREVER at One World Observatory. Start at the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, where you can truly feel the city’s invincible spirit! The package includes a Limited Edition OWO Scout Patch and a ticket to the Observatory.

Scouts of all ages are invited to this fun and educational outing at the top of the world. Call for info. To purchase, call (212) 602-4063 or email [email protected]. For more information, visit https://oneworldobservatory.com/groups/scout-troops/

Historic Trails

Historic Trails

We have several historic trails that let Scouts explore New Jersey’s rich history. Several historic trail hikes are suitable for Cub Scovictory trail medal with pinuts.

Liberty Hall Museum - Scout Programs

Liberty Hall Museum – Cub Scout Programs

  • Art Adventure (Webelos elective adventure: Art Explosion
  • The Forest Around Us (Webelos elective adventure: Into the Woods)
  • Scouts, Spies and Soldiers:  A Revolutionary Adventure (Wolf elective adventure: Code of the Wolf)
  • Green Thumbs (Wolf elective adventure: Grow Something)
  • Marble Mania (Bear elective adventure: Marble Madness)
  • Fur Real! That’s for the Birds!  Or a closer look at our furred and feathered neighbors. (Bear elective adventure: Fur, Feathers and Ferns)
  • Tall Tales of the American Revolution (Tiger elective adventure: Tiger Tales)

For more information, visit http://www.kean.edu/libertyhall/visit/cub-scouts or call 908.527.0400.

Pinewood Derby Supplies/Information

Pinewood Derby

The council does not run a council-wide pinewood derby. Several districts offer a district pinewood derby. image

The Scout Shop carries a full line of Pinewood Derby accessories, decorations and program planning material.image

Munsee Pinewood Derby - March 10, 2018

Raritan Valley Pinewood Derby – March 10, 2018

District championship for cars that finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd for their rank at their pack’s Pinewood Derby.

Spring Cub Scout Camping - Save the Dates 2018
Spring Cubelos 2018 – Save the date!

Black River – May 18-20, 2018
Fishawack – May 5-6, 2018
Munsee – June 8-10
Raritan Valley – June 8-10
Sussex – June 1-3, 2018
Watchung Mountain – May 11-13, 2018

If your unit is unable to participate in a home district camping event, please participate in another district’s event.

Fishawack Cubelos - May 5-6, 2018

Fishawack Spring Cubelos – May 5-6, 2018

Registration opens 3/3/18 and closes 4/25/18. ONE PERSON SHOULD REGISTER ALL ATTENDEES FROM YOUR PACK – CAMPERS & DAY TRIPPERS

Activities will include BB, Archery, Bouldering Wall, Cubmobile Run, Batting Cage, Slingshots, Fishing on the Camp Fishing Dock, Softball Mini-Golf, District Pinewood Derby, Winnebago Cub Scout Trail Hiking, optional Saturday Night Dinner in the Dining Hall (or cook your own).

Arrive any time after 8:00 am on Saturday.  Stations are open from noon to 5:00 pm but packs who arrive early will be given earlier times for BB and Archery. Time slots for BB & Archery will be assigned as packs check in. The pack’s coordinator should register all campers and day trippers. 

 

Raritan Valley Family Camping - June 8-10, 2018

Raritan Valley Cub Family Camping

June 8-10, 2018 at Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
288 Camp Trexler Rd  Kunkletown, PA 18058

(Webelos will be welcome, but RV Webelos Woods is a different event at WSR on May 18-20, 2018.)
Jake Hardin, Chair Contact Jake to join the planning committee at [email protected]

Patriots’ Path Programs

Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation offers a variety of 1½ – 2 hour programs to Cub Scout and Webelos dens after school on any mutually agreed upon day and start time during the dates indicated below. Visit the Camping page for Weekday Programs.

Weekend Camp Programs
Saturday programs are available to groups who are camping for the weekend or for day trips. A few programs are also held Sundays. Classes and programs are either scheduled, self-scheduled or available upon request. Most are suitable for Cub Scouts and Webelos; and a few are for Boy Scouts only. Visit the Camping page for Weekend Programs.

WhiteWater Challengers

Historic Trails

We have several historic trails in our council area that let Scouts explore New Jersey’s rich history. Several historic trail hikes are suitable for Cub Scovictory trail medal with pinuts.

Scouts Day at One World Observatorycubopsoneworld

Come SEE FOREVER at One World Observatory. Start at the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, where you can truly feel the city’s invincible spirit! The package includes a Limited Edition OWO Scout Patch and a ticket to the Observatory. Scouts of all ages are invited to this fun and educational outing at the top of the world. To purchase, call (212) 602-4063 or email [email protected]. For more information, visit https://oneworldobservatory.com/groups/scout-troops/

Liberty Hall Museum – Cub Scout Programs

  • Art Adventure (Webelos elective adventure: Art Explosion
  • The Forest Around Us (Webelos elective adventure: Into the Woods)
  • Scouts, Spies and Soldiers:  A Revolutionary Adventure (Wolf elective adventure: Code of the Wolf)
  • Green Thumbs (Wolf elective adventure: Grow Something)
  • Marble Mania (Bear elective adventure: Marble Madness)
  • Fur Real! That’s for the Birds!  Or a closer look at our furred and feathered neighbors. (Bear elective adventure: Fur, Feathers and Ferns)
  • Tall Tales of the American Revolution (Tiger elective adventure: Tiger Tales)

For more information, visit http://www.kean.edu/libertyhall/visit/cub-scouts or call 908.527.0400.

World Championship Pinewood Derby

TBD Times Square, New York City.

All pinewood derby finalists may attend. A finalists is a Scout that finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd in their respective rank in the district or council pinewood derby.  Click for the rules. Check back for more information.

Winter / Spring Cub Scout Activities
our district volunteers are planning

Munsee Pinewood Derby – March 3, 2018

District championship for cars that finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd for their rank at their pack’s Pinewood Derby.

Raritan Valley Pinewood Derby – March 10, 2018

District championship for cars that finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd for their rank at their pack’s Pinewood Derby.

Munsee Cub Shooting Event – February 24, 2018

Camp Somers Dining Hall

Winter Cub Scout Event  – Shooting Sports – Are you looking for a fun event to break up the winter for your Cub Scouts… Well, look no further. How Much: $8/person. Don’t miss out! More information contact: [email protected]

 Click here to register.

Spring Cubelos 2018 – Save the date!

Black River – May 18-20, 2018
Fishawack – May 5-6, 2018
Munsee – June 8-10 2018
Raritan Valley – June 8-10
Sussex – June 1-3, 2018
Watchung Mountain – May 11-13, 2018

If your unit is unable to participate in a home district camping event, please participate in another district’s event.

Fishawack Spring Cubelos – May 5-6, 2018

Registration opens 3/3/18 and closes 4/25/18. ONE PERSON SHOULD REGISTER ALL ATTENDEES FROM YOUR PACK – CAMPERS & DAY TRIPPERS

Activities will include BB, Archery, Bouldering Wall, Cubmobile Run, Batting Cage, Slingshots, Fishing on the Camp Fishing Dock, Softball Mini-Golf, District Pinewood Derby, Winnebago Cub Scout Trail Hiking, optional Saturday Night Dinner in the Dining Hall (or cook your own).

Arrive any time after 8:00 am on Saturday.  Stations are open from noon to 5:00 pm but packs who arrive early will be given earlier times for BB and Archery. Time slots for BB & Archery will be assigned as packs check in. The pack’s coordinator should register all campers and day trippers. 

 

Raritan Valley Cub Family Camping

June 8-10, 2018 at Akelaland Cub Scout Camp
288 Camp Trexler Rd  Kunkletown, PA 18058

(Webelos will be welcome, but RV Webelos Woods is a different event at WSR on May 18-20, 2018.)
Jake Hardin, Chair Contact Jake to join the planning committee at [email protected]