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 The Baden-Powell Council, headquartered in Binghamton, NY, serves over 165 different scouting units including more than 6,500 youth and adults throughout Central New York and Northeast Pennsylvania.  The Council serves Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Tioga, Tompkins, and part of Seneca counties in New York, as well as Susquehanna County in Pennsylvania.  The Council runs programs in Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing, and Exploring while maintaining two diverse nationally recognized Scout camps: Camp Barton, on Cayuga Lake, and the Tuscarora Scout Reservation, in the foothills of the Catskills.  

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Just A Reminder- The Council Office and Scout Shop will be OPEN on Monday, October 12, 2015, Columbus Day, during regular business hours!!


Jamboree 2017 is now accepting registrations!

Click here to visit the Baden-Powell Council Jamboree page for more information.

Sign Up Today!!!


2015 Fall Cub Adventure Weekends Are Now Available!!

Tuscarora Scout Reservation- October 10-11, 2015

        "Things That Go Bump In The Night"

                 Registration- 8-9am, Opening- 9:45am, Program Starts- 10:15am!

                 Click here to download more information and the registration form


Honor Plaza Installed At Tuscarora!

Camp Tuscarora has installed an Honor Plaza in the patio in front of the Dining Hall at camp. It's an ongoing opportunity to recognize an important person in your life, living or deceased. You could recognize a family member, Troop member, Eagle Scout mentor, business partner, or anyone who has played an important role in your life.

The Honor Plaza will be dedicated once complete in honor of Larry Corwin, who contributed much of his life to the Camp.

If you'd like to recognize someone in this lasting manner, please click on the link below to download the form.

Click here to download the form


Baden-Powell 2016 Boy Scout Resident Camp Brochures Are Now Available!!

Click on the Camp Barton cover below to download the brochure

Click here to download the Camp Site Reservation Form

Click on the Tuscarora cover below to download the brochure

Click here to download the Camp Site Reservation Form


Click Here for JamCam Flyer


Download "The Voice- Fall 2015" by clicking below. 

(Please be aware that this is a large file and may several minutes or more to download on slower connections) 


Upcoming Events


 October 10-11- Cub Adventure Weekend at Camp Tuscarora- "Things That Go Bump In The Night"




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