I knew Spanish versions of the Cub Scout handbooks were online, but I didn't realize English versions were available also. Browsing around scouting.org I found these huge PDF files.
These are the 2008 printings, except for Wolf which is 2006.Note:
The English versions have been removed from scouting.org but they've been copied to many other locations. The links below go to a few locations that may remain active, or not.
All these handbooks will be obsolete soon, when the new Cub Scout program is released.
Click on a link below each image to open the PDF, and then wait.
English versions of handbooks
online Tiger Cub Scout handbook - scouting.org - Pioneer District - Pack 262 - 4.8MB
online Wolf Cub Scout handbook - Pioneer District - Pack 262 - 12.9MB
online Bear Cub Scout handbook - Pioneer District - Pack 262 - 9.2MB
online Webelos handbook - Pioneer District - Pack 262 - 9.7MB
Spanish versions of handbooks
online Tiger Cub Spanish handbook - scouting.org - 9.6MB
online Wolf Cub Spanish handbook - scouting.org - 12.6MB
online Bear Cub Spanish handbook - scouting.org - 9.3MB
online Webelos Spanish handbook - scouting.org - 10.1MB
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Jun 12, 2012 - Lisa
This is great - I print the Spanish-language versions of the handbooks for some parents who speak/read very little English - it helps them stay involved with their sons!
Jul 02, 2012 - Karla Robles
Thanks for the links! This is soo helpful
Sep 08, 2012 - Felicia Smith
Thank you so much. As a den leader this helps so much with those that never seem to get the book and now I can assign work and have the scouts get the acheivement and advancement with no excuses :)!! I need some in chinese. Do you know where I can get some?
Sep 08, 2012 - Scouter Paul
Felicia - They're not printed in Chinese as far as I know.
Jul 17, 2014 - Sherry
Just an fyi that the English versions (with the exception of Tigers) have been removed. It seems that they were never supposed to be available online in English...
Jul 17, 2014 - Scouter Paul
@Sherry - Thanks for the heads up. I figured they wouldn't last forever. :-(
I've added links to other places on the net where the handbooks can be found.
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