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Check out Programs and Activities for Cub Scouts and Webelos

Patriots' Path Council offers lots of planned fun activities throughout the year for Cub Scouts. Get outside of your regular meetings, and join us at one or more of these great programs. Many of them are designed for dens. Some are suitable for entire packs and others are also available to individual Cub Scouts and families.

Take a look at the slides on the left and click on the ones that interest you. Scroll down for more ideas and get out and have some fun! Be sure to bookmark this page and check back often for updates.

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Upcoming Events

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New Events

Fishawack District Cubmobile October 10, 2015. at William Mason School, Montville

Cub Scout Fall Camporees
October 9-11, 2015 - Black River Fall Family Camporee
October 9-11, 2015 - Sussex Fall Camporee- Chuck O'Brien Memorial Event
October 16-18, 2015 - Watchung Mountain Camporee, Winnebago
October 17-18, 2015 - Fishawack Fall Cubelos
October 23-25, 2015 - Munsee Fall Cubelos

The Great Pumpkin's Zoo Animals October 24-25, 2015. at Camp Wheeler

NJ Devils Hockey Sunday, November 8, 2015, vs Vancouver Canucks 5pm at Prudential Arena

Radio City Christmas Spectacular November 13, 2015-January 3, 2016 at Radio City

Raritan ValleyFirst Responder (new program) / Readyman Course (old program) Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Presbyterian Church in Bound Brook

elf the Musical December 9-27, 2015 at Madison Square Garden Theatre

NJ Devils Hockey Tuesday, December 29, 2015 vs Carolina Hurricanes - 7pm at Prudential Arena

NJ Devils Hockey Sunday, February 14, 2016 vs LA Kings at 12:30pm at Prudential Arena

NJ Devils Hockey Saturday, April 9, 2016 vs Toronto Maple Leafs at 7pm at Prudential Arena

Black River District Klondike January 30, 2016. Camp Akelaland

Sussex District Pinewood Derby March 19, 2016.

Performances and Shows


Radio City Christmas Spectacular
November 13, 2015-January 3, 2016 live from Radio City Music Hall.

For tickets, click here and use code SCOUTS.


elf the Musical
December 9-27, 2015 at Madison Square Garden

For tickets, click here and use code SCOUTS.


Harlem Globetrotters
December 30, 2015 at Rutgers
January 1, 2016 at Prudential
Fun for families and Scout groups!
More info to come!

Sporting Events

Many local sports teams offer special Scout events. They often include discount admission and special programs.


2015 Scout Nights at the NJ Devils

NJ Devils vs Vancouver Canucks Sunday, November 8, 2015 5:00pm at The Prudential Center. image

Special Pre-game presentation

Holiday Gathering - NJ Devils vs Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday, December 29 at 7:00pm at The Prudential Center. image

Post-game photo on the logo.

To order tickets, click link above and use promo code Scouts.
BONUS: Organize a group of 15 or more and receive group seating, welcome on big screen and Devil's group gift. Ticket prices: $39.93
Questions, or to order 15 or more seats call Tom Stocky, Devils Group Sales, at (973) 757-6179.
For flier, click here.

Museums & Attractions

Many area museums and attractions offer special day and overnight programs for Cub Scouts.


Liberty Science Center Camp-in! October 3, 2015 (co-ed). includes exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits (walk across a skyscraper I-beam 18 ft in the air), a RealD 3D movie in the nation's largest IMAX Dome Theater, live science demonstrations. Click for flier

Mountain Creek Come to Mountain Creek for winter fun- skiing, boarding and tubing.
Discounts for groups of 10 or more. Check out the 30 lane snow tubing park.
For more info call group sales at 973-864-8100 or visit mountaincreek.com/groups.

Ongoing Scout Programs

Rockaway Bowling -bowling carpet for your meeting free ($50 deposit) from Rockaway Bowling Special bowling rates at Rockway Bowling. See flier for more details.

Featured Events

izod Mad Science Loves Scouts and Provides:

  • Entertainment for Monthly Meetings and Blue and Gold Dinners!
  • Academic Pin and Beltloop Workshops!
  • Science Nights!

  • Call 973-983-6030 for more information or to schedule entertainment.

Cub Scout Fun

Districts and council conduct many Cub Scout fun events throughout the year. District websites and monthly district roundtables are a great source of information for pack and den leaders. Be sure to bookmark your district website.

Black River, Fishawack, Munsee, Raritan Valley, Sussex, Watchung Mountain


The Great Pumpkin October 24 and 25, 2015. Teams of 7-10 people will explore Camp Wheeler while finding and counting pumpkins throughout the camp. It is fun for the entire family and all participants receive a goodie bag to take home. Cost: $4 per person


Fishawack Cubmobile October 10, 2015, 12:00pm-3pm at William Mason School in Montville. Cost $7 ($9 for walk-ins) - includes patch. Registration opens September 1.

Any boy who joins Cub Scouts this fall can attend for free so let new families know!


White Castle/Watchung Mt Chess Tournament November 7, 2015
Save the Date. More info to follow.

Pinewood Derby

The council does not run a council-wide pinewood derby. Several districts offer a district pinewood derby.


The Scout Shop carries a full line of Pinewood Derby accessories, decorations and program planning material. image

Sussex District 2016 Pinewood Derby Saturday, March 19. 2016
More information to follow.

For Webelos Only
Activities for 4th and 5th grade boys

Raritan ValleyFirst Responder (new program) / Readyman Course (old program)
Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Presbyterian Church in Bound Brook

Cost: $4 per Webelos (includes event patch)
Contact: Bill Cox bidocj at verizon.net Click link above for more info and to register.

Klondikes- the following district Klondikes are open to Webelos and will have special activities for Webelos.


Black River Klondike Saturday, January 30, 2016.

Webeblos can attend as guests of a Boy Scout troop. Ask your Webelos leader for more information.

Weekend Camping

Packs are invited to camp with us on weekends in the spring, winter and fall. We have cabins and tent sites available and we can also provide weekend programs.  Visit the weekend camping page for details.

Family Camping/Cubelos

Whether it is called a Cub Camporee, Cub-e-los, or Cub Family Camping, each district offers a fall and spring weekend. Programs and activities vary by district and date, but everyone will have a great time.

Black River Fall Family Camporee  October 9-11, 2015 .

To register, click here.
For more info, contact Marc Maratea, [email protected], 973-765-9322.


Sussex Fall Camporee- Chuck O'Brien Memorial Event  October 9-11, 2015 Winnebago Scout Reservation, Rockaway.

Watchung Mountain Fall Cub Family Camporee  October 16-18, 2015 Winnebago Scout Reservation

Activities to include: BB, Archery, Fishing Derby, Rock Climbing Wall, Live Raptor Program, Cubmobiles, Hiking, Campfire, Whittling Chip Class, Webelos First Responder and Klondike Trek Skills Classes, Row Boating, Stomp Rockets, Model Rockets, HAM Radio, Craft Project and many more activities and special guests/
For more$16 per person


Fishawack Fall Cubelos  October 17-18, 2015 at Camp Somers. Cubelos will feature BB gun, Archery, Bottle Rockets, First Aid Skills, Zip Line, Knot Skills, Slingshots, Row Boats, Obstacle Course, Living History of Native Americans, Songs, Skits, Historic Hike, Fishing and Climbing
Webelos and AOLs have the option of participating in the Webelos Adventure (hiking to Camp Wheeler for a day of activities and rank requirements and returning to their pack for dinner and camping).
For more info, contact Al Thomas, [email protected], 973-765-9322 x229.

Munsee Fall Cubelos  October 23-25, 2015

To register, click here.

Historic Trails

New Jersey is full of history and we have several historic trails that let Scouts explore that history. Several historic trail hikes are suitable for Cub Scouts.

Jockey Hollow Trail  has a 5 mile Cub Scout trail at Morristown National Historical Park

Victory Trail  -pick your own date to hike this historic 13 mile urban trail from Elizabeth, NJ to Springfield, NJ. The route follows the British advance into New Jersey that was stopped at the Battle of Springfield. View the trail map Complete the hike questionnaire and order medals online.

Winnebago  has a Cub Scout historic trail - 2 miles

Allamuchy offers a guided weekday or self-guided weekend 4-5 mile hike and a shorter historic site hike.

Summer Camp

Cub Scout Summer Camps  Day camps for all Cub Scouts have weekly sessions. We also have two resident camps for Webelos going into grades 4 and 5. Sign up as an individual.

Page last updated: 10-05-2015 07:11 pm