Scouting magazine is a five-times-a-year publication of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). The target audience is adult leaders of Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturers. It carries news on Scouting events, articles on aspects of Scouting such as service, outdoor skills and activities, and features about Scouting activities. It has been in publication since April 15, 1913. A subscription is included in the registration fee for all volunteer leaders registered with the BSA.
Cover of the May–June 2012 issue
|Editorial Director||Michael Goldman|
|Senior Editor||Bryan Wendell|
|Associate Editor||Michael Freeman|
|Frequency||Five times a year: January–February, March–April, May–June, September–October, and November–December|
|First issue||April 15, 1913|
|Company||Boy Scouts of America|
|Based in||Irving, Texas|
Recurring content includes: Feature articles, Trailhead, What I've Learned, Advancement FAQs, Cub Scout Corner, Nature of Boys, What Would You Do?, Merit Badge Clinic, Ethics, Great Gear, Health & Wellness, Survive This!, Fuel Up, Dutch Treat, Boys' Life Preview, and Cool Camp.