TrainingProgramsPowder Horn
A hands-on High Adventure Skills Resource Management Experience
Are your Scouts not interested in the program anymore?
Replace those yawns with enthusiastic screams. 
Set your sights on a course that maximizes Scouting skills
while bringing adrenaline and leadership to your unit.

LOCATION:  Camp Saffran at Broad Creek 

Powder Horn is open to registered Youth and Adult Leaders in Scouting; 
Course will be held from Thursday evening at 7pm and concluding Sunday late afternoon.
Each course is different, so we highly suggest taking it again!
Click HERE for course flyer
Registration Deadline is TBA- register TODAY!

Powder Horn is a resource course designed to introduce Scouts and Scouters to exciting high-adventure program possibilities for their Unit.  Participants leave with a list of ideas to help their program, along with the contacts and resources needed to implement them.

Aquatics - Backpacking - COPE - Climbing - Conservation - Cycling - First Aid  
Fishing - Land Navigation - Leave No Trace - Outdoor Living History 
Plants & Wildlife - Search & Rescue - Shooting Sports - Wilderness Survival
Course Objectives:


  • Safe participation in fun and challenging outdoor activities
  • Introduction to resources that can improve a unit's program
  • Exposure to new and exciting high-adventure activities
  • Help in delivering a robust outdoor program at the unit level using a variety of resources
  • Promoting youth and adult creativity when delivering high-adventure programs.



  • Registered as an Adult Leader
  • Fully trained in your registered position


  • 14 years or older and registered as a Scout, Venturer, or Sea Scout
  • Completed ILST, ILSC, ILSS or NYLT


  • Be current in following online: Youth Protection, Hazardous Weather, Safe Swim Defense & Safety Afloat and Climb on Safely - online training can be found at via the BSA Learning Portal
  • Current BSA Annual Health & Medical Records, Parts A, B and C - click HERE  
COURSE FEES (includes all meals, activities, t-shirt and PH course resources and library)
  • Adult Fee:     TBA
  • Youth Fee:    TBA
** $XX Early Bird Discount, if registered and paid in full before X/X/XXXX




page updated 1/7/2022
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Baltimore Area Council

701 Wyman Park | Baltimore MD | 21211
(443) 573-2500

Broad Creek Memorial Scout Reservation
1929 Susquehanna Hall Road | Whiteford, MD | 21160


 Schapiro Scout Service Center (Council headquarters)
Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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