Scout Manual

Getting Started

Learn about kink scouting, how to connect with other scouts and keep up with troop events, and how to get (and wear) your troop number patch

Kink Scout (third rank)

If you want to go beyond basic participation, you can earn your first Scout Rank with the Kink Scout Patch, which covers joining the group more fully, scouting oath and colors, and your first merit badge

Explorer Scout (second rank)

With your Kink Scout basics complete, the Explorer Scout rank focuses on understanding, joining, and exploring the Leather/BDSM community

Leather Scout (first rank)

The Leather Scout rank completes the fundamental badges and includes accomplishments in mentoring and activism, moving the scout into a more senior role in the troop