From the first knot tied to final hours of service performed, the Scouting experience is a journey like no other. Scoutbook ensures not a moment is missed – tracking advancement, milestone achievements, and all the fun along the way. Since January 2019 Scoutbook will be provided to all registered Scouts, parents, and unit leaders.  

Scoutbook Before and After Infographic


What is Scoutbook?

  • Internet advancement V1 has been replaced by a new online tool called Scoutbook. 
  • Scoutbook will sync advancement records with the BSA database (Scoutnet)
  • Scoutbook features
    • Unit roster,
    • Youth advancement tracking
      • Parent and Youth have access
      • New awards, ranks, and advancement requirements will show with percentage as data is entered. ( Suggested awards to work on) 
    • Report by youth or unit
    • Unit Purchase orders
    • Activity Log
    • Communications
      • Email ( All emails are secured) Emails to youth will always be emailed to the parent also.
  • Scoutbook features a new user interface and optimized to whatever device you use such as desktop, tablet, and smartphone.


Position Name Telephone
Council Advancement Chair Tim Crossway Email
Registrar Peter Steiner (315) 735-4437 x225 Email