Get Involved With Programs for Boy Scouts

Boy Scouts at President's Park
Boy Scouts and NPS staff pose for a group photo at President's Park

NPS Photo

Participate in the Resource Stewardship Scout Ranger Program

Become a Scout Ranger! Explore the national parks, learn about the National Park Service mission, and help protect the nation's natural, cultural, and historic resources. Participate in a volunteer service project or educational program, and earn a certificate or patch.

Find Parks with Boy Scout Opportunities

Many individual parks offer trails, programs or patch programs for Boy Scouts. Check out this list of parks that have opportunities available. For further questions about opportunities for Boy Scouts in the national parks, please email us at

Get an Eagle Scout Certificate of Recognition

Are you an Eagle Scout? The National Park Service would like to congratulate you with a Certificate of Recognition.

Last updated: February 8, 2022