Apr 26, 2024 to Apr 27, 2024



Jack Bones Equestrian Center
26983 Tapia Canyon Rd
Castaic, CA 91384


Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)

Friday, April 26, 4:30PM to 10:00PM & Saturday, April 27, 8:00AM to 8:00PM
Jack Bones Equestrian Center
26983 Tapia Canyon, Castaic, CA 91384
Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, Troop Committee Members, Adult Venturing Leaders, Cubmasters, Cub Scout Leaders, and Parents
How Much?
Course Cost $50.00
Eat before or bring your own dinner on Friday night. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided on Saturday.

Wear your Field Uniform (formerly called a “Class A” uniform) and have your Activity Uniform (Unit T-Shirt and Jeans or Shorts) with you, if you have one -- but come anyway if you don’t. Dress appropriately for the weather.

BALOO participants – there’s more... BALOO training is now comprised of two components - an online and hands-on component. Both components must be completed to qualify as a “Trained" Cub Scout outdoor leader and to receive the BALOO recognition patch. The online component contains introductory and basic information and must be completed prior to the practical component. Completing the online portion before the BALOO training makes the hands-on training more valuable and meaningful.

The online portion of BALOO is available in the BSA Learn Center within
**Please bring proof of the Certificate of Completion for the online BALOO Training**

These courses will be capped at 20 participants each! Sign up Early!
NOTE: To receive your “Trained” Patch, you must also complete:
*Youth Protection Training Youth Protection | Boy Scouts of America (
*Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Specific or Cub Leader or Cubmaster Specific training
Arthur Pinkers, Bill Hart District Training Chair, at