Getting Started

Attention BOYS who like outdoor adventures, friendships and FUN!

Cub Scouts is here for you!!  After kindergarten, you can become a Tiger Scout and begin participating this summer! 

And if you are in 1st -4th grade, you can join Scouting any time.  

If you are interested in joining Scouts, or have any questions, please feel free
to email the Pack 2 Cub Master at cubmaster@pack2austin.com.

Already signed up?

So you signed up for Pack 2 Cub Scouts and are wondering what to do ...

  • Familiarize yourself with a few things:Image result for checklist
  • Buy a Scout Uniform at the Fickett Center (bsacac.org/shop) SW corner of I-35 at Parmer Lane
  • Consider purchasing a Pack 2 Activity T-shirt (worn for camp-outs and hikes) - usually sold at Pack meetings.
  • Look at the Pack 2 Calendar to see if there are any upcoming camp-outs to sign-up for or meetings to attend.
  • Sync your smart phone or electronic calendar to Pack2Austin's iCalendar (or Scoutbook's calendar with iCal sync if your den leader prefers it)
  • Be on the lookout for an email setting you up with a Scoutbook.com account. This will be the site we use to record advancements.  Start here: Scoutbook FAQ and Resources Table of Contents
  • If new member, create an account at myscouting.org
  • Start thinking about any hiking/camping gear you may want to borrow/buy. 
  • If there's any upcoming event where there will be swimming, your scout (and any other swimmers) needs to get swim certified
  • Register for campouts and overnights
  • Take online Youth Protection Training at myscouting.org, required every 2 years.  All adults attending campouts must be current.
  • Volunteer with your son’s Den Leader to lead a Den Meeting
  • Volunteer with the Pack Committee for a role, contact cubmaster@pack2austin.com

If registering as an adult leader or optional for any adults wanting to learn more about Scouting:

  • Take online Fast Start training (myscouting.org, e-Learning, Cub Scouts tab)
  • Take online “This is Scouting” training (myscouting.org)
  • Take online Leader position-specific training (myscouting.org)
  • Add assigned Member ID to your myscouting.org account when you receive it