Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

Exploring (ages 14-20)

Discover your future

Exploring offers exciting activities and one-on-one mentorship opportunities for youth looking to discover their future. Whether you’re a local organization looking to strengthen the community and develop your future workforce, or a young person wanting to uncover the possibilities of your future, Exploring is a great place to start. 

What Will I Do in Exploring?

Exploring is focused on five key areas: Career Opportunities; Leadership Experience; Life Skill Development; Citizenship; and Character Education. This Denver Area Council program features career opportunities in fields such as humanities, engineering, technology, law enforcement, and more

How Much Does it Cost?

Every dollar of the national membership fee goes to the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America to handle the cost of essential services for those participating in approved Scouting activities, program resources, safety standards, youth protection and personal safety training, and services to councils nationwide to sustain Scouting. Learn more about the fees.

How Do We Get Started?

Join Exploring at any time! Find a Post and investigate the different careers in an industry that interests you. Check out the Exploring Magazine to learn about our existing programs and programs upcoming.

To contact a Council member for more information, please visit the council directory, or call the Denver Area Council at 303.455.5522.

How Can my Business Get Involved?

The Denver Area Council is always looking to expand the career fields available through the Exploring program. If your company would like to give back to the community in a meaningful way- get involved in Exploring. Please reach out to our Exploring Development Team to learn how to get involved and:

  • Cultivate future employees
  • Prepare young adults for the transition from school to work
  • Develop future responsible and caring adults
  • Improve staff teamwork working on common goals outside of normal work
  • Contribute visibly to the welfare of the community

Unable to dedicate the time and manpower to starting an Explorer Post? Make a donation and support an Explorer Post or event!