Welcome to Pack 65

Pack 65 has been providing the BSA's cub scout program in San Carlos continuously since March 1949. In our hearts we are passionate about developing the next generation of leaders, outdoor enthusiasts, and responsible members of the community. At our core we volunteer to help scout families have fun, work as a team and grow together.

You can find more details about the pack here. If you are new to our community and want more information please send us a message, or complete an application through this link.

We have a full in person program planned for 2022/23. Highlights include:

   - October: Tahoe Campout and Tree Ropes Course, Pumpkin decorating and Halloween themed pack meeting, Overnight on the Santa Cruz Boardwalk

   - November: Scouting for Food, Toy Drive and pizza / ice cream social

   - December: Shooting Sports Day at Boulder Creek, Cardboard Chariot Race

   - January: Cake Bake Competition, Overnight at the Chabot Observatory

   - February: Blue and Gold Dinner

   - March: Pinewood Derby Race

   - April: Sandcastle Building Competition

   - May: Hometown Days Parade and Hot Wheels Booth, Cub Scout Advancement

   - June: Summer Campout at Boulder Creek

Hometown Days! Parade and Hot Wheels Booth Sat/Sun 21/22 May

Posted on May 14 2022 - 1:20pm

Details Below Updated 10 MAY 2022 - Adam Williams

Memorial Weekend (morning of Saturday 28th) Flag Decoration

Posted on May 14 2022 - 10:28am

The council is organizing a Memorial Weekend Saturday morning flag decoration at Golden Gate National Cemetery. Please sign up here by May 20 if you are interested.

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Scout Overnight (Oct 7/8)

Posted on May 14 2022 - 9:34am

Please join us for this fun event, sleeping on the boardwalk, playing arcades and riding the rides.

Sign up is open through the boardwalk website. Cost is $89, paid directly to the boardwalk. Please indicate your intention to attend, and find additional details here.

Leaders - Hometowns Days Parade and Hot Wheels Booth at Burton Park - 2022

Posted on May 10 2022 - 12:28pm

Updated 10 MAY 2022 - Adam Williams


  • Scout and Parents please prioritize walking with Pack 65 in the Parade
  • Parade on Saturday 21 MAY
  • Scouts and Parents please start arriving at 9:00 AM at Cedar Street; Parade starts at 9:45am.  Leaders please arrive at 8:45am.
  • It’s about a 1.3 mile loop. Probably one hour to walk the entire route
  • Hot Wheels Booth at Burton Park to be hosted by Tiger Dens on Saturday and Sunday.  Additional volunteers welcome!


Council Led Cub-Ons, Cub-Parent Weekend, Webelos Xtreme and Summer Camps!

Posted on May 8 2022 - 11:35am

The council has release the sign ups for some of the summer and fall activities. They can be found here and through our Pac65 calendar.

POSTPONED: Sandcastle Building Pack Meeting - Saturday April 16th 10am at San Gregorio State Beach

Posted on Apr 15 2022 - 3:28pm

For our next pack meeting we're building on a successful activity from last year, our sandcastle building competition!

When: Sat April 16th 10am