Although most boys who are new to scouting sign up in August, any boy in first through fifth grade can join Scouting at any time during the year.

Please follow these steps whether your son is a returning scout, transferring from another pack, or is new to scouting:

Step 1: Register on-line here for CAO Cub Scout database. Registration is Currently Closed

Step 2: Complete the BSA Youth Application and Health Forms forms

Note: These forms are also available in the CAO office

Step 3: Submit completed forms and pay necessary fees at the CAO office no later than August 31st.

Questions regarding registration may be directed to


The basic registration fee covers:

Aug. – Dec. Registration Fee (New Scouts)

Annual Registration Fee

Council & CAO Fees

Annual Dues

Leader Registrations & Training fees

Event Patches & Awards

Pinewood Derby

Raingutter Regatta

Blue & Gold (one scout + one parent)

Water Bottle Rocket/Family BBQ

Camp 101

Boys Life Magazine subscription

Pack 701 Class B shirt (New Scouts Only)