Timber Scouts are a boy's organization, very similar to Boy Scouts for younger students. There are several troops throughout the city in which Nate Wright lives.
Requirements for a Timber Scout
Mentioned in Big Nate: On A Roll by Nate, a Timber Scout must be:
- The Timber Scout's have a "Driftwood Derby" very much like how Cub Scouts hold a Pinewood Derby.
- According to Nate, there are badges for just about anything.
- When he is trying to get his knot tying badge he made knot the size of a basket ball he was supposed to do a sheep-shank knot.
- Teddy's mother makes cookies for the Timber Scouts, which Nate thinks are delicious.
- Lincoln Peirce took the name "Timber Scouts" from Disney’s Ducktales.