Den Leaders are the ‘day-to-day’ leadership of the scouts. They organize the monthly Den Meetings and help guide the scouts during Pack meetings and events. The goal of the Den Leader is guide the scouts through advancement and to prepare them for Scouts BSA.


  • Plan monthly or twice-monthly Den meetings of 60-90 minutes.
  • Attend monthly Pack Committee meetings
  • Track and record scout advancement using Scoutbook.
  • Communicate Den and Pack activities to scouts and their families
  • Supervise scouts in the den during Pack Meetings and other pack events.

Time Requirement

Pack Meeting – 60-90 minutes per month
Den Meeting – 60-90 minutes per month
Planning Meetings – 90 minutes per month
Planning and organizing Den Meeting – 30-60 minutes per meeting per month