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National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) 2013

WHEN: June 2-8, 2013; Begins 12:00pm June 2 Ends 9:00am June 8
WHERE: Little Sioux Scout Ranch
32977 Larpenteur Memorial Rd., Little Sioux, Iowa, 51545
WHO: Boy Scouts, Venturers and Varsity Scouts
COST: $225 before February 20, 2013 ($275 after 2/20)
Cost includes All training materials, meals, and camp fees

Pahuk Pride - National Youth Leadership TrainingNational Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is a week-long outdoor youth leadership experience for Boy Scouts, Venturers and Varsity Scouts. NYLT will prepare you to run your group's program by applying leadership skills taught and experienced during the course. The Conference challenges each participant's mental, physical and emotional condition. Participants who come to the Conference are assigned at random to teams to work together. As a team, they will cook, attend presentations, and function together with spirit and teamwork. The course is limited to 96 partiicipants; we anticipate it will fill by the end of February, so register early!

Only Mid-America Council Scouts may register before 2/1/13 – open to all after 2/1/13
Only 2 members of any MAC unit may register prior to 2/1/13 – open to more after 2/1/13


  • Want to come and plan to stay the entire course
  • Be a registered Boy Scout, Varsity or Venturing Crew member
  • Be at least 13 years of age by the start of the conference, NO EXCEPTIONS
  • Have Parent Permission if under 18 years of age (form required)
  • Have recommendation of unit leader (form required)

Boy Scouts:

  • Be First Class rank before the start of the Conference
  • Hold a leadership position in the unit or have the potential and DESIRE to serve in such a role
  • Must complete Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops (ILST) prior to the Conference

Venturing Crew member (including Sea Scouts):

  • Be 14-20 yrs. old at start of Conference
  • Must complete (for Venturers) Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews (ILSC) training
  • Must complete (for Sea Scouts) Introduction to Leadership Skills for Ships (ILSS) training
Links: Event Flyer and Parent/Unit Leader Information Form  | Annual Health & Medical Record
Must be parts A, B & C (C must be completed by a MD/DO, Physicians Asst. or Nurse Practitioner)
Questions? Please contact Jeff Baldwin at jbscout@cox.net or 402.493.2384 for more information.

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