Here’s what you’ll find inside the September 2017 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online.
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SEPTEMBER 2017 FEATURES
Down But Not Out
The greatest comebacks in National Football League history were fueled by talent, guts and maybe some luck.
Oh, the Places You’ll Go
A few things you need to know before you head out on a backpacking trek.
The Extra Miles
To earn the coveted 50-Miler Award, they go farther than they’ve gone before.
You won’t find these concept cars in your local dealership, but BL is here with a sneak peek at the coolest, fastest and most futuristic rides of the year.
Making a Good Thing Better
Recruit a friend into Scouting to share all the cool stuff you’ll get to do.
BL Workshop: Make a Twig Number Sign
View the Aug. 21 solar eclipse with this shoebox solar viewer.
ONLY IN OUR BOY SCOUT EDITION
Staying on the Map: Map-and-compass skills are an important part of staying safe in the wilderness.
Prepared For Life: Get Ready for College
Here’s a quick guide to testing, applying and paying for a higher education.
Cool Jobs: Geologist
Rock on! Geologists analyze rocks to understand Earth’s past — and future.
ONLY IN OUR CUB SCOUT EDITION
Let’s Look at Rocks
Read it! Color it! Get it all in this special Cub Scout section.
Look for the regular score of comics, jokes, games, Scouts in Action, Tradin’ Post and more! Only in the September 2017 issue of Boys’ Life!
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