Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

February 25, 2022 @ 5:30 pm – February 26, 2022 @ 7:00 pm
Westminster Presbyterian Church
3639 Old Chapel Hill Rd
NC 27707
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) @ Westminster Presbyterian Church

When: 25-26 February 2022 (Friday-Saturday)


5:30 pm Friday – Registration/Campsite Selection Opens
7:00 pm Friday – Training Starts
7:00 pm Saturday – Training Ends (includes Friday night camping)

Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Rd, Durham, NC 27707

Who: Parents, Cub Leaders, Pack Committee Members, anyone directly involved with Cub Scout Outdoor Activities. Learn how to Plan a Safe and Effective Outing!

Topics Covered include: Campfire Activities; Camping Equipment; Planning; Games; Hobo Meals; Camping Safety

Cost: $35.00 – includes meals, snacks, patch, course materials and an overnight camping experience.

There is an on-line pre-requisite that must be completed prior to attending this hands-on practical component. The online training contains introductory and basic information that will be built upon during the practical training.

To complete the online portion, log on to Navigate to the BSA Learning Center. The required BALOO training is under the “Expanded Learning” section. Please print your certificate and bring it along to training.

Registration is now open!  Register for this BALOO training at:

Questions? Contact Todd Taft, [email protected]


About BALOO training: This is the Cub Scout leader training required for any Cub Scout Den or Pack outdoor event, including pack camping overnighters and Webelos den overnighters.

BALOO training is comprised of two components—an online component and a practical, hands-on component. Both components must be completed to qualify as a “TRAINED” Cub Scout outdoor leader.