Heart of Virginia Council - Buckskin 2024 - The Leadership Experience

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Buckskin 2024 - The Leadership Experience

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Buckskin 2024
The Leadership Experience


Founded in 1984, Buckskin is one of the first Youth Leader Trainings in all of Scouting.  Buckskin is an immersive leadership experience for Scouts BSA Troops in the Heart of Virginia Council.


Buckskin offers a 360º leadership experience that integrates classroom teaching with hands-on practice and reinforcement.  This exciting combination will equip your Scout with the tools, experience, confidence, and enthusiasm needed to make a difference as a leader.

Target Participant Requirements:

  • At least 14 years of age
  • Star Rank or higher
  • Minimum one prior long-term camping trip
  • In good physical condition
  • Expected to assume a troop leadership role
  • Eager to learn and have fun being a Scout

**These are general guidelines, if you are close to these, and are interested, please contact us so we can make sure that we can accommodate.**

July 21, 2024 - July 27, 2024

Camp T. Brady Saunders, Maidens, Virginia

If you want to learn more about the Buckskin Experience, email Scoutmaster Cody Talmadge at BuckskinHOVC@gmail.com.

The cost is $350.00 per participant. -- This includes all meals, all course materials, a participant T-Shirt, and a graduation certificate with limited edition patch. --

If you wish to make a down payment of $150.00 per participant at the time of registration, rather than paying the full cost at the time of registration, you may do so.  Please return to your registration before July 2nd to pay the remaining balance of $200.00.

Full payment of course fees is due on or before July 2nd, 2024.

When & Where
Camp T. Brady Saunders/Camp S. Douglas Fleet/Cub Adventure Camp
Sunday 07-21-2024 1:30 PM ET to
Saturday 07-27-2024 12:30 PM ET
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