Cub Scout Advancement & Awards



Cub Scout activities are centered around earning  badges that are specific to each school grade level.  This badge represents a rank.  Advancement refers to the progress a Cub Scout makes toward their badge of rank.  All of the activities for each rank are in the Cub Scout handbooks. Learn more HERE

See the new 2022 resource for Dens & Packs on the required/elective Fall 2022 adventures HERE



Based on different topics such as hiking, nature, science, citizenship, first aid, sports, and more, adventures are earned as a Cub Scout advances toward their badge of rank.  Once an adventure is completed, a Cub Scout receives recognition in the form of a an adventure loop or adventure pin.  Learn more HERE



There are several awards Cub Scouts can earn beyond their badge of rank. 
  • Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award 
  • National Summer Time Pack Award 
  • NOVA and Supernova
  • Religious Emblems
Learn more HERE



Scoutbook is an online advancement tracking system that encompases the entire scouting program.  Scoutbook can be used by families, Cub Scout Packs, and Scout BSA Troops.

Click HERE to link to Scoutbook

If you are not using Scoutbook, you can update the NEW Internet Advancement tool from BSA.  You need to be a Key 3 or Advancement Coordinator to have access.

Click HERE to link to Internet Advancement


Click HERE for more on Advancement