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 2021/22. Highlights include:

   - October: Tahoe Campout and Tree Ropes Course, Pumpkin decorating and Halloween themed pack meeting

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

   - December: Shooting Sports Day at Boulder Creek

   - January: Cake Bake Competition, Overnight on the USS Hornet

   - February: Blue and Gold Dinner

   - March: Santa Cruz Boardwalk Overnight, Pinewood Derby Race

   - April: Webelos Arrow of Light Bridging

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

   - June: Summer Campout (location TBD)

Boulder Creek Shooting Sports Day (Sat Dec 4th)

Posted on Nov 16 2021 - 1:11pm

Archery, BB-guns, slingshots, crafts, hot-dogs, hiking, dutch oven treats... and more! $30/scout to cover facility rental, lunch and rangemaster training. Sign-up here

Nov Pack Meeting - Toy Drive, Cupcake Throwing, Raffle

Posted on Nov 9 2021 - 8:10am
At November's Pack Meeting (Monday 15th), we will be holding:
  • A Christmas toy drive (in conjunction with the San Carlos Lions' Club and One Life Counseling Center - details at the end)
  • A raffle (~$1 / ticket for a chance to win a bunch of outdoor related prizes)
  • A cupcake throwing contest (~$5 to throw a cupcake at the cubmaster)
  • Plus adventure advancements awards

Toy Drive:

Hiller Aviation Museum Scout Day This Sunday (Nov 7)

Posted on Nov 4 2021 - 8:49am

Entry to scouts and leaders in uniform is free. Siblings and adults who are not in uniform have to pay regular admission fees.


Save the Date: June 3/4/5 Pack Campout at Boulder Creek Scout Reservation

Posted on Nov 2 2021 - 3:09pm

We have reserved the boulder creek scout reservation the weekend of June 3/4/5, including campsites, kitchen, archery and BB-gun ranges, and the craft pavilion for a fun weekend. More details to follow in January.

USS Hornet Overnight Jan 29/30: Register and Pay Now! (Ages 7+)

Posted on Oct 12 2021 - 8:33am

We have 120 spaces for a group to overnight on the USS Hornet.

Note - All overnight guests must be AT LEAST 7 YEARS OLD

October Pack Meeting (Mon 18th, 7-8pm): BobCat Badges and Pumpkin Decorating

Posted on Oct 12 2021 - 8:27am

At Monday's Pack Meeting we will award the Bobcat badges to new scouts. If your scout has yet to meet the Bobcat requirements, please check in with your Den Leader who will either show you how to do this at home, or will arrange to go through the material before the pack meeting.