Scouting (magazine)

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.

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Cover of the May–June 2012 issue
Editorial DirectorMichael Goldman
Senior EditorBryan Wendell
Associate EditorMichael Freeman
FrequencyFive times a year: January–February, March–April, May–June, September–October, and November–December
Total circulation
(June 2012)
First issueApril 15, 1913
CompanyBoy Scouts of America
CountryUnited States
Based inIrving, 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.

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  1. ^ "eCirc for Consumer Magazines". Alliance for Audited Media. June 30, 2012. Retrieved December 2, 2012.

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