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The Canadian Traditional Scouting Association is one of many Scouting organizations around the world. Together we carry Baden-Powell’s vision for Scouting into the second century, keeping true to the original purpose and values of Scouting while being leaders in safety, child protection, environmental responsibility, and outdoor skills.

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Our Programs

The Scouting Movement has over 54 million members around the world. Over half a billion people have made the Scout Promise since the Movement was founded in 1907. We have programs for ages 5 and up:

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Happy Holidays

We at the CTSA would like to wish everyone a happy and safe holiday season. Please take a moment to read the holiday greetings from our National Commissioner, Rod Smith; from the President of WFIS Americas, Enrique Lavin; and from the President of the WFIS World Council, Klaus Tegeder.

COVID-19 Update

All Groups are encouraged to follow local Public Health Unit and Provincial guidelines on gatherings and meetings in their respective provinces. If Groups are not comfortable or cannot meet safely, online meeting alternatives are available. Contact us for more information.