Boy Scouts of America - Denver Area Council   Donate Join Login
YouTubeInstagramPinterestTwitterFlickrFacebookSearch
  • Cub Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Boy Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Venturing in Denver, Colorado
  • Exploring in Denver, Colorado
  • STEM Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Learning for Life in Denver, Colorado
YouTubeInstagramPinterestTwitterFlickrFacebookSearch
  • Cub Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Boy Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Venturing in Denver, Colorado
  • Exploring in Denver, Colorado
  • STEM Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Learning for Life in Denver, Colorado
Gene Bannister
Name: Gene Bannister
Year Joined: 1977
Age: 43
Rank: Wolf Cub Scout
Pack: 417
City: Park Hill, Denver, CO

I Got Involved in Scouting Because:

I first got involved in Scouting as a youth and returned to Scouting when my son joined as a Tiger Cub.

Scouting Prepared Me For Life By:

It showed me that with proper organization, proper planning, and a joy for adventure any mission, no matter how small, can become a meaningful, successful experience.

My Most Memorable Scouting Moment:

The night my son was inducted into the Order of the Arrow at his second Summer Camp. Although he had been through all five years of the Cub Scout program, that night of his induction, elected by his peers, was the first major milestone in his, and my Scouting experience

Return to Scout Tales Share Your Scouting Story