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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.

SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN IS GIVING BACK TO THE SCOUT COMMUNITY – “Scholarships”
For the first time ever, Shawnee Mountain Group Sales will offer “Learn for a Lifetime” Scholarships to Scout troops making ski/snowboard group trips. Contact Alycen at (570) 421-7231 x201 for details. Shawnee Mountain … Your #1 Scout Headquarters for Snow Sports Fun.  Visit our Group Sales website.

 

WhiteWater Challengers

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.

Nj Devils

NJ Devils vs Buffalo Sabres
Friday, December 29, 2017, 7pm

• Discounted group ticket
• Group seating at game
• Group welcome on scoreboard
• Group gift for everyone in attendance
• Join us for a 30 minute game of broomball on the main ice after the game! (sign up – first come first served)

Click for flier.  Click to purchase tickets.

Rutgers Geology Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Webelos at Munsee Klondike - February 10, 2018

Webelos at Munsee Klondike – February 10, 2018
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The Loop Area, Watchung Reservation

All Webelos Scouts and Arrow of Light Scouts are invited to participate in this Webelos Klondike competition. The event will test their skills as a patrol in their ability to show up prepared for the weather conditions and on requirements from five Webelos/Arrow of Light Adventures: *Event Conditions Preparedness * Building a Better World Adventure*Webelos Walkabout/Outdoorsman Adventure Cast Iron Chef Adventure * First Responder Adventure *    Inclement Weather Date:  Saturday, February 17, 2018

Black River and Fishawack Webelos First Aid Rally - February 10, 2018

Black River and Fishawack Webelos First Aid Rally – February 10, 2018

This program is designed for the requirement “First Responder”. You and your Webelos Scout will be earning your Basic First Aid card and your CPR Certification. Upon completion of the First Responder adventure, your Webelos Scout will have also earned the adventure pin. The program will be a 1 day event that will start at 8:00 AM sharp to 5:00 PM at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Camp Somers. The price covers the two courses and lunch. The price is $35.00.  If you take these courses on your own it would cost you over $100.00 per person. Click for more info.

Fishawack Pinewood Derby - February 14, 2018

Fishawack Pinewood Derby – April 14, 2018

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

New Jersey Devils; Dec 29, Feb 3, March 5

Scout Nights at the NJ Devils

vs Buffalo Sabres – Friday, December 29, 2017, 7pm
vs Pittsburgh Penguins- Saturday, February 3, 1018, 7pm
vs Vegas Golden Knights – Sunday, March 4, 2018, 5pm  – Come see the newest team in the NHL!

Webelos at Fishawack Klondike - February 3, 2018

Webelos at Fishawack Klondike
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February 3, 2018

Registration begins 12/3/17; ends 1/29/18. Place: Camp Somers, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope. Check in at 9:30 am. From 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Webelos and AOLs will learn outdoor skills as they visit a series of “towns” in the Fishawack Klondike.  Fire building, cooking, first aid, nature, orienteering and more. Come as a den or individually. Each Scout must be accompanied by his Webelos leader or parent while visiting stations. Bring a brown bag lunch. Dress for cold weather, layers, no cotton, no sneakers. Check in will be in dining hall, green-roofed building across from parking lot. Limited to the first 100 Webelos and AOLs who 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/

Blue Mountain Resort

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Looking for Outdoor Adventure-check out all the fun at Blue Mountain Resort.

Click for more information.

2018 World Championship Pinewood Derby - Times Square - TBD

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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.

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
Raritan Valley – canceled this year – no location available
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. 

 

Jack Frost Big Boulder

New Jersey Devils - Scout Nights

  • vs Buffalo Sabres – Friday, December 29, 2017, 7pm
  • vs Pittsburgh Penguins – Saturday, February 3, 1018, 7pm
  • vs Vegas Golden Knights – Sunday, March 4, 2018, 5pm

Rutgers Geology Museum

Great Pumpkin A to Z Hunt

at Camp Wheeler. Call Tom Stoddard for more info at 973-765-9322 X 413.

WhiteWater Challengers

click for more info

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.

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.


Scout Nights at the NJ Devils

 Click to register.

vs Buffalo Sabres – Friday, December 29, 2017, 7pm
vs Pittsburgh Penguins- Saturday, February 3, 1018, 7pm
vs Vegas Golden Knights – Sunday, March 4, 2018, 5pm  – Come see the newest team in the NHL!

NJ Devils vs Buffalo Sabres
Friday, December 29, 2017, 7pm

• Discounted group ticket
• Group seating at game
• Group welcome on scoreboard
• Group gift for everyone in attendance
• Join us for a 30 minute game of broomball on the main ice after the game! (sign up – first come first served)

Click for flier.  Click to purchase tickets.

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 Derbycubops2016pinewood

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

Black River & Fishawack Webelos First Aid Rally – February 10, 2018

This program is designed for the requirement “First Responder”. You and your Webelos Scout will be earning your Basic First Aid card and your CPR Certification. Upon completion of the First Responder adventure, your Webelos Scout will have also earned the adventure pin. The program will be a 1 day event that will start at 8:00 AM sharp to 5:00 PM at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Camp Somers. The price covers the two courses and lunch. The price is $35.00.  If you take these courses on your own it would cost you over $100.00 per person. Click for more info.

 

Fishawack Pinewood Derby – April 14, 2018

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

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.

Klondikes – save the date

SUS-Klondike-2016-011Black River – January 26-28, 2018
Fishawack – February 3, 2018
Munsee – February 10, 2018

 

 

Webelos at Fishawack Klondike
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February 3, 2018

Registration begins 12/3/17; ends 1/29/18. Place: Camp Somers, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope. Check in at 9:30 am. From 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Webelos and AOLs will learn outdoor skills as they visit a series of “towns” in the Fishawack Klondike.  Fire building, cooking, first aid, nature, orienteering and more. Come as a den or individually. Each Scout must be accompanied by his Webelos leader or parent while visiting stations. Bring a brown bag lunch. Dress for cold weather, layers, no cotton, no sneakers. Check in will be in dining hall, green-roofed building across from parking lot. Limited to the first 100 Webelos and AOLs who register.

Webelos at Fishawack Klondike – February 10, 2018
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The Loop Area, Watchung Reservation

All Webelos Scouts and Arrow of Light Scouts are invited to participate in this Webelos Klondike competition. The event will test their skills as a patrol in their ability to show up prepared for the weather conditions and on requirements from five Webelos/Arrow of Light Adventures: *Event Conditions Preparedness * Building a Better World Adventure*Webelos Walkabout/Outdoorsman Adventure Cast Iron Chef Adventure * First Responder Adventure *    Inclement Weather Date:  Saturday, February 17, 2018

Munsee Cub Shooting Event – February 24, 2018

Save the Date. More info to follow.

Spring Cubelos 2018 – Save the date!

Black River – May 18-20, 2018
Fishawack – May 5-6, 2018
Munsee
Raritan Valley – canceled this year – no location available
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.