Year Round Reservation at Boxwell

Click Below to book all your weekend activities at Boxwell Reservation. Opportunities include camping, fishing, canoeing, shooting sports, sailing and much more.

Cogioba MBU

Do you have Scouts that are looking for an opportunity to earn merit badges in a university style setting?

Then, the Cogioba Merit Badge University at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville is the place to be.

Tennessee Tech MBU

Do you have Scouts that are looking for an opportunity to earn merit badges in a university style setting?

All classes are taught by TTU professors or experts in the field.


The adult program is always a highlight for leaders. It includes refreshments and hot lunch. Learn and collaborate many new things offered at Tennessee Tech and our Scouting community to strengthen your unit experience.

Scuba Diving

Want to earn the BSA SCUBA Diving Merit Badge? Here is your opportunity!

This will be a two-weekend activity (Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday)


·         At Boxwell Reservation for the academic portion and pool.


·         At Pennyroyal SCUBA Center in Hopkinsville, Kentucky for Open Water Dives


We will provide books, equipment use, quarry entry, and certification.


Each Scout is responsible for own transportation and food. Must bring bathing suit and towel. 


Questions-Richard Holladay -  -  contact email -                 

Rappelling Training

Rappelling and rock climbing are the most rapidly growing outdoor sports. Young people are now engaging in them with various degrees of knowledge and ability. We can teach you the basic skills of ropes and safety and prepare you for an outdoor adventure with your Scouts. Rappelling/rock climbing course training is valid for two years. Completion of one session (two and a half days) will train or re-train an individual for two years.

Shooting Sports

This unique and fun event is a Round Robin Tournament to test your skills in shooting sports in Archery, Rifle and Shotgun shooting. 

WHO IS THE TOP SHOT IN EACH and will be the MASTER SHOT and win the TROPHY in each category. 

Lunch starts at noon, shooting will began at 1:30 pm.

All participants will receive a patch. 

Sailing School

Learn the skills needed to conduct a weekend sailing activity at Boxwell’s Pfeffer Boat Harbor using the American 14.6 and Aqua Finn Sailboats. There will be 3 hours of classroom time and 8 ½ hours of hands on Sailboat training and sailing.

Jet Potter Scout Service Center

3414 Hillsboro Pike * Nashville, TN 37215 * (P) 615-383-9724(F) 615-297-9916