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2525 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
Eugene, OR, 97401
United States

5414854433

Oregon Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America serves more than 5,000 youth, supported by over 2,500 adults in over 400 units. It includes 7 districts in 6 counties covering Western Oregon including communities like Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Roseburg, and Coos Bay. Scouts are also served along the Oregon Coast is covered from Lincoln City to Brookings. 

Vanguard

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Want the Challenge?

GET THE TAB!

"tabs" are small cloth and/or metal patches displaying a word or words signifying a special skill that are worn on a uniform.

"... Be Prepared for what? Why, Any old thing."  ~ Baden-Powell

"... Be Prepared for what? Why, Any old thing."  ~ Baden-Powell

  • MINDSET
  • LEADERSHIP
  • LOGISTICS
  • LAND NAVIGATION
  • FIRST AID
  • COMMUNICATION
  • SURVIVAL
  • FORAGING
  • CAMP-CRAFT

Courses are open to Venturers, Senior Scouts & Adult Leaders.

What’s a vanguard?

  • A group of people at the leading edge of a movement.

The Vanguard Program offers:

  • More depth of experience for our Scouts and Leaders
  • A philosophy that encourages personal development and adventure
  • Opportunities to improve unit programs
  • Ongoing skill development in 9 core areas
  • A community ready to learn and folks ready to share
  • Recognition of personal development
  • Invitations to Special Vanguard Tabbed Events

For more information on
the Vanguard Program
Email: rmacluan@otcbsa.org