Contact

(813) 935-3030 phone
(813) 935-7272 fax

Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. — 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. — 2 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

The Shop will be closed Thurday, Nov. 24 for Thanksgiving.

Shopping Choices

Address

13228 N. Central Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

Scout Shop Specials

Come in and pick up a great gift for your feet.  Extra cushion, prevent blisters and wicking!

Pack Advancement Chairs: Advancement paperwork is no longer required to purchase Webelos activity pins. Simply bring your list to the Scout Shop and pick out the pins you need. Better yet, call ahead with your order and the Scout Shop staff will have your awards ready when you arrive!

Recognize Your Scouts’ Achievements!

Recognize the hard work of your Scouts with gifts from the Tampa Bay Scout Shop. From rank coins, Arrow of Light and Eagle plaques, frame certificates and scrap books, you can commemorate these great Scouting events with gifts that make the evening that much more special.

Take Our Virtual Tour!

Has it been a while since you visited the Tampa Bay Scout Shop? Take a look at the slide show below and see all the displays of great gear, uniforms, supplies and gifts! Better still, stop by and check it out for real!

New Scout Uniform Tool

The National Council’s Supply Group and and Program Impact team have created an interactive website to help parents and Scouts know what should be on a Scout or Scouter’s uniform. This tool is available here.

Payment Methods & Policies

We accept most major credit cards, debit cards with the VISA or MasterCard logo, checks, with proper identification, and cash.

Checks should be made payable to the Tampa Bay Scout Shop and a valid driver’s license is required for all credit, debit and check purchases. All checks must name, current address, phone number, date of birth, and current Driver’s License number.

Refunds: A valid receipt and original packaging is required for full refund, same as paid. All sale items are final and only even exchanges are allowed.

Tax-Exempt Certificates: Please make sure a copy of your current Tax-Exempt Certificate is on file at the Scout Shop. To meet Florida requirements for tax-exempt purchases, payments must be made with your unit account, unit credit card or unit check.

BSA National Supply Line

Literature Updates

The Insignia Guide is still in developing and planning with the vendor; at this time there is no new information as to when they will release this to BSA for production and shipping. Many of the leadership materials are being revised and currently unavailable at this time. Please feel free to contact your local store for specifics. We will keep you posted as we learn more information on these much anticipated and much needed materials. Thank you for your continued patience and stay tuned for updated information.

Uniforms

Visit the new and improved uniform website.

Advancements

Please ensure that all leaders, youth and parents are aware of the BSA restrictions on awards. The following require an advancement form or written proof to purchase or replace (a printout from the Council or an award card is acceptable):

Requires one (1) signature on advancement form by the registered Unit Leader:

Cub Scout Ranks: Tiger through Arrow of Light

  • Cub Scout ranks
  • Webelos Activity Badges (pins)
  • Boy Scout ranks
  • Merit badges

Requires three (3) Board of Review signatures on advancement form

Boy Scout Ranks: Tenderfoot to Life rank

Requires card or certificate to purchase:

  • Eagle medal/ranks/knots
  • Eagle Palms must be approved by Council prior to purchase
  • Unit Leader Award of Merit — Cubmaster or Scoutmaster

Adult Leader Awards

Requires card or certificate to purchase:

  • Wood Badge insignia
  • Training knots
  • Leave No Trace (LNT) Trainer award