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arrow of light requirements adventuresCub Scouting is all about adventure!  To earn their rank badge, Arrows of Light complete five “adventures,” which are collections of themed, multidisciplinary activities.  They also complete safety exercises.

The Arrow of Light rank requirements include topics such as camping, citizenship, and Scout skills.

Arrow of Light Rank Requirements

1. Be active in your Webelos den for at least six months since completing the fourth grade or for at least six months since becoming 10 years old.

2. Complete each of the following Arrow of Light required adventures with your den or family:

a. Building a Better World
b. Camper
c. Duty to God in Action
d. Scouting Adventure

3. Complete one Webelos/Arrow of Light elective adventure of your den or family’s choosing.

4. With your parent or adult partner, complete the exercises in the pamphlet How to Protect Your Children From Child Abuse: A Parent’s Guide, and earn the Cyber Chip award for your age.*

*If your family does not have Internet access at home AND you do not have ready Internet access at school or another public place or via a mobile device, the Cyber Chip portion of this requirement may be waived by your parent or adult partner.

Arrow of Light Required Adventures

Your Cub Scout must complete all four of these adventures to earn his Arrow of Light badge.

Arrow of Light Adventure: Building a Better World

arrow of light building a better worldActivities for the Building a Better World adventure.

Arrow of Light Adventure: Outdoor Adventurer

outdoor adventurer

Fun ideas for Outdoor Adventurer

Arrow of Light Adventure: Duty to God in Action

Arrow of Light Duty to God in Action

Fun ideas for this adventure coming soon!

Arrow of Light Adventure: Scouting Adventure

Arrow of Light Scouting Adventure

Suggestions for Scouting Adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Adventures in Science

Webelos Arrow of Light Adventures in Science

Fun activities for the Adventures in Science adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Aquanaut

Webelos Arrow of Light Aquanaut

Suggestions for the Aquanaut adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Art Explosion

Webelos Arrow of Light Art ExplosionIdeas for the Art Explosion adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Aware and Care

Webelos Arrow of Light Aware and CareRecommendations for the Aware and Care adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Build It

Webelos Arrow of Light Build ItActivities for the Build It adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Build My Own Hero

Webelos Arrow of Light Build My Own HeroSuggestions for the Build My Own Hero adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Castaway

Webelos Arrow of Light CastawayIdeas for the Castaway adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Earth Rocks!

Webelos AoL Earth RocksFun ideas for this adventure coming soon!

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Engineer

Webelos AoL EngineerRecommendations for the Engineer adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Fix It

Webelos Arrow of Light Fix ItActivities for the Fix It adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Game Design

Webelos Arrow of Light Game Design

Suggestions for the Game Design adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Into the Wild

Webelos AoL Into the WildIdeas for the Into the Wild adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Into the Woods

Webelos Arrow of Light Into the Woods
Recommendations for the Into the Woods adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Webelos Arrow of Light Looking Forward Looking BackActivities for the Looking Back, Looking Forward adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Maestro!

Webelos Arrow of Light MaestroSuggestions for the Maestro adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Moviemaking

Webelos AoL Movie MakingFun ideas for this adventure coming soon

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Project Family

Webelos AoL Project FamilyIdeas for the Project Family adventure

Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure: Sports

Fun ideas for this adventure coming soon