Helpful Scouting Links

Official BSA Sites and Approved Links

Boy Scouts of America National Website

The national Boy Scout website, with a number of resources and information about scouting. This site has links to most councils and national web sites affiliated with Boy Scouts.

San Gabriel Valley Council

Troop 730's home council website serving the San Gabriel Valley. Click here for online training and locally held classes. 

Golden Eagle District Website

Offers specific information on events within Troop 730's home district which serves the East San Gabriel Valley

California Inland Empire Council

Our neighboring Riverside and San Bernardino council website, which has a number of useful resources 

BSA Online Learning Center

This site provides a variety of materials, from quick references to complete courses, all designed to help our members improve leadership skills and deliver a quality program.

Scouting Magazine

Scouting is the national family magazine for the adult leaders and committee members of the Boy Scouts of America. Their Web site contains a complete archive of past editions going back to 1998.

Boys' Life Magazine

Published by the Boy Scouts of America, Boys' Life is the magazine for all boys. Their Web site contains information about the current issue, games to play, projects to download, and more.

Scouting - Vale La Pena

The official Spanish-Language Web site of the Boy Scouts of America.

Scoutreach Division

Scoutreach is the BSA's commitment to making sure that all young people have an opportunity to join Scouting, regardless of their circumstances, neighborhood, or ethnic background.

Legal Issues Web Site

This site was developed on behalf of the Boy Scouts of America to inform the public about the issues that confront the Scouting movement.

Good Turn for America

Today, America needs the service of its citizens more than ever. Hunger, lack of adequate shelter, poor health? These are issues that affect all of us. The Boy Scouts of America believes that we can do something about these issues if we all work together.

Youth Protection Program

BSA Online Learning Center This site provides access to online courses that may be taken for credit by our members.

World Organization of the Scout Movement

Scouting around the world.

BSA Scout Parents

A resource to aid in the retention and recruitment of Scouting Families and Dedicated Scouting Volunteers.

National Eagle Scout Association

NESA is an association whose members have acheived Eagle Rank in their lifetime. Site has a number of resources for those currently planning or working on their Eagle Rank, as well as stories and testimony why Eagle Rank is important.
Rank Advancement & Merit Badge Information

Rank Advancement Website

The all new redesigned merit badge and rank advancement web site. This is the best place to research information about merit badges and scout rank requirements.

Merit Badge Resource Center

The original merit badge web site. There is still some information on this site, however everything is currently being moved to the Rank Advancement Website
Ropes & Lashing Assistance

Animated Knots by Grog

See how to tie all your favorite knots in animated form. The site has most of the required knots for advancement and many, many more.

Real Knots

Hundreds of knots & how-tos
Scout Shopping

Scout Stuff

Operated by the national Supply Division, this site is your official online source for information about camping equipment, uniforms, handbooks, pinewood derby supplies, and other essential Scouting merchandise.

Tooth of Time Traders

Order items from Philmont's Tooth of Time Traders via this Web site.

Backpacking Lightweight

Traveling light is more fun.

Class B

Very cool class B stuff. Different Patrol Patches

Trading Eagles

New Stuff and Memorabilia from 1913 on.

Eagle Gifts Galore

Where you'll find Eagle Gifts and More!
High Adventure Links

Northern Tier

The Northern Tier offers many adventures, each geared to the goals and desires of your group. Come to the Northern Tier for an unforgettable journey through the heart and soul of Canoe Country.

Florida Sea Base

The Florida National High Adventure Sea Base is headquartered in the heart of the fabulous Florida Keys. Scouting's most complete aquatic facility offers a complete variety of water activities from SCUBA diving to sailing "tall ships."

Philmont Scout Ranch

The BSA's premier high-adventure base challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 200 square miles of rugged New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking, horseback, training and service programs offer many ways to experience this legendary country.
Program Help, Tips, and Ideas


Another really good reference site for all things scout related. Lots of song and skit ideas as well as eagle projects, camping recipies, and camping sites.

Fieldbook Companion Site

This Web site is a companion to the BSA's Fieldbook.

Scout Bugles

Dedicated to supporting the art of bugle playing. You can purchase bugles from this site and learn how to play the different bugle calls.

Scout Songs

This songbook was created for everyone who has ever been involved in Scouting. It is a compilation of camp songs that are popular at camps around the country.

How to Use a Compass

Kjetil Kjernsmo's illustrated guide on how to use a compass

Topographic Maps

The Internet's top desination of topographic maps.

Boy Scout Trail

Resources for Scouts of all ages.

NetWoods Virtual Campsite

Resource for Scouters, providing a source of practical information and material to help scouting units provide a quality program.


Programs of Religious Activities with Youth (The Religious Award Program)

Chaplains Aide

A Scout is Reverent. Graces and Prayers.

Den Chief Training

Online training for Den Chiefs

Green Bar

Information about Leadership for both Adult Leaders and Youth Leaders

The Insane Scouter

Program Help and Information

Retired Scouter

Accumulated Information for the Active Scouter
Miscellaneous Links

Scouting Friends

Reconnect with Scouting. Get back in touch with the program that helped shape your life and holds so many fond memories. The Scouting Friends site can help you stay informed about the activities and programs at your local council.

Soccer and Scouting

Soccer and Scouting teaches soccer skills and provide exciting competition, and at the same time boys will be Cub Scouts and learn the life-long values taught in the Scouting program.

Scouting for Adventure

New TV show on the Outdoor Channel about Boy Scouts and what we do in the outdoors. CHECK IT OUT.

The Scouting Way

True, Personal Stories about how Scouting Values Impacted the Lives of CEO's, Athletes, Coaches, Political and Military leaders, and everyday Scouters


Are you a scout? Get connected with scoutface. Find scouts all around the world. Watch and share scout photos and videos. Build your own scout page to express yourself.

Scout Tube

What does the Scout Law really mean? Join nine Boy Scouts out to discover what it means to BELIEVE and to LIVE the Scout Law.

Learn CPR

CPR and Choking videos and more

Scouting the Net

Program help and information

Scouting the Web

Resources for the Scouting Community. Scouts can earn the Scouting the Web Award.

Scout Patches

See hundreds of scout patches from home and abroad. Start trading if you want.

Gaelic Wolf

Information about Scouting around the world

Boy Scout Resources

This site features a ton of info and links to Boy Scout resources and features troop listings throughout the USA

Cub Scout Resources

This site features a ton of info and links to Cub Scout resources, and features pack listings throughout the USA
Cub Scouting

Join Cub Scouting

This site provides information about the Cub Scout program to prospective members, including boys, parents, and organizations that may be interested in starting a pack.
Local Cub Scout Pack Links

Diamond Bar Pack 737

Local Pack, Southern Diamond Bar (Meets at Evergreen Elementary)

Diamond Bar Pack 788

Local Pack North Diamond Bar (meets at Quail Summit Elementary)


If your local pack would like to be added here, please email the webmaster