Youth 14-20 years of age

Venturing is an inclusive program through the Boy Scouts of America for males and females aged 14-20 (or 13 and completed the 8th grade). It’s operated through Venturing Crews, units of youth and advisors that meet on set schedules and plan activities and other events. To find a Crew near you and join the fun, visit “Be-A-Scout!”

What do Venturers do?

The Venturing program aims to enable young adults to:

  • Experience a program that is fun, full of challenge and adventure.
  • Acquire skills in the area of their Crew’s specialty.
  • Become a skilled training and program resource for other youth groups.
  • Experience positive leadership from adult and youth leaders and be given opportunities to take on leadership roles.
  • Learn to make ethical choices throughout their lives by instilling the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
  • Have a chance to learn and grow in a supportive, caring, and fun environment.