Venture Patrol Letter
A Venture patrol letter may be earned by Boy Scouts in a who participate in an ultimate activity or sporting activity.
A Venture patrol is an optional patrol within a Boy Scout troop for boys 13 to 17 years old. The Venture patrol's youth leader is the Venture patrol leader. The Venture patrol letter is administered by the Assistant Scoutmaster-Venture.
Venture patrol letter
The Venture patrol letter is awarded to members of the Venture patrol who participate in an "ultimate activity." Ultimate activities are high-adventure or sports activities that are preceded by training sessions. At the completion of each ultimate activity, one of 26 Venture Activity Pins are awarded and pinned to the Venture patrol letter. Venture Activity Pins correspond to the 14 Venture program pamphlets and 12 Varsity Scout Features pamphlets. Ultimate Adventures may be derived from the 36 monthly activities contained in Woods Wisdom, from the Seven Outdoor Skills Instruction manual, or Passport to High Adventure.
Source: The Boy Scout Handbook (38105), Boy Scout/Varsity Scout Uniform Inspection Sheet (34283)
Please be advised that a Venture Patrol is not a Venturing Crew and has no right to wear the green uniform or green loops. This is nothing more than a Patrol established for older scouts.