V E N T U R I N G   R E S O U R C E S
ON THE INTERNET


SCOUTING USA MAIN PAGE
http://www.scouting.org

VENTURING USA MAIN PAGE
http://www.scouting.org/venturing
      contains information about Venturing and has several on-line resources

http://www.scouting.org/boyscouts/directory/index.html
      contains links and list of many High Adventure bases and programs
      offered by the Boy Scouts of America and it's local councils      

GREAT VENTURING LINKS PAGE
http://venturing.bsa-la.com/resources.html

Venturing and Sea Scout Awards
http://www.usscouts.org/advance/venturing/intro.html

Links to Official BSA Sites
http://usscouts.org/netresources/officialbsa.asp

Ranger Award Fact Sheet
http://www.usscouts.org/advance/venturing/RangerAwardFacts.html

Ranger Award Requirements
http://www.usscouts.org/advance/venturing/RangerAward.html

Venturing Leadership Award
http://etexscouts.com/Venturing%20Ldrshp%20Awd.pdf

Venturing Advisor Award of Merit
http://etexscouts.com/Venturing%20Advisor%20Awd%20Merit.pdf

Venturing Leader Training Award
http://etexscouts.com/Venturing%20Leader%20Award.pdf

Venturing Advisors Key
http://etexscouts.com/Venturing%20Leader%20Award.pdf

http://www.powderhorn-bsa.org
      contains information about up-coming Powder Horn - Venture Advisor
      High Adventure Outdoor Skills courses, application form downloads,
      and links to various course web sites
    
http://www.scouting.org/pubs/gss
      allows you to access a copy of the GUIDE TO SAFE SCOUTING, a
      comprehensive, general policy guide relating to health and safety.

http://www.scouting.org/pubs/gss/gssay.html
      Updates to the Guide to Safe Scouting- as soon as they are made

http://post1275.gsfc.nasa.gov
      VENTURING ADVISORS OUTDOOR REFERENCE GUIDE - online & downloadable
      Filled with all kinds of references, internet addresses for the
      Ranger Outdoor Requirements and Electives

http://www.usscouts.org/venturing.asp
      contains information about Venturing and has many on-line resources

HIGH ADVENTURE BASES:
http://www.ntier.org                      (Northern Tier canoe base)
http://www.bsaseabase.org                 (Florida Sea Base)
http://www.scouting.org/philmont           (Philmont Scout Ranch)
http://www.scouting.org/philmont/ptc       (Philmont Training Center)
http://www.scouting.org/boyscouts/directory (Council High Adventure bases)



COUNCIL SPONSORED EVENTS:
  White Water Rafting, Camp Events, Ski Trips, Ball Games, Stock Car Races,
  High Adventure days/weekends, workshops, trainings, etc.
  Many new Venturing Specific High Adventure events/activities are being
  planned for 2003
  Watch your mailbox and Smoke Signals for registration, and other info.
                        
PRINTED MATERIAL CAN BE ORDERED FROM:

PIEDMONT COUNCIL, BSA    
PO BOX 1059
GASTONIA, NC  28053-1059
704-864-2694