Uniform 101 (the basics)

My son just started Cub Scouts, what uniform pieces do I need?

Shirt—The official uniform shirt is available with long or short sleeves and has button-flap pockets and “Boy Scouts of America” lettered in gold above the right pocket.
Cap—Official navy-blue cap with orange front panel and tiger cub emblem for Tiger Cubs; yellow panel and wolf emblem for Wolf Cub Scouts; blue panel and bear emblem for Bear Cub Scouts. Webelos Scouts wear an olive cap with a plain panel bearing the Webelos logo.
Neckerchief—Triangular neckerchief is orange with navy-blue trim for Tiger Cubs, gold with navy-blue trim for Wolf Cub Scouts, light blue with navy-blue trim for Bear Cub Scouts, and plaid for Webelos Scouts. Official BSA neckerchiefs are the only neckerchiefs that boys should wear. Packs should not make their own pack neckerchiefs.

Neckerchief slide—Official gold-tone metal slide with the Tiger Cub, Cub Scout, or Webelos Scout logo. Boys may wear handmade neckerchief slides.

Which patches should I get with the uniform?

Nactional Capital Area Council

World Scout Crest Emblem

Embroidered Centennial Ring Emblem

Where do I get Cub Scout uniforms and other supplies?

Online: You can go to http://www.scoutstuff.org to get your uniform

Scout Store: There is a scout store in Springfield Viginia that has all the uniform and patches that you will need.

The store is located at
5234 Port Royal Rd
Springfield, VA 22151


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I have the uniform, where do the patches go?

Note: Only five medals may be worn at a time, pinned in a single row immediately above the seam of the left pocket.