|Headquarters||Post Box no 1037|
|Location||Leknath Marg, Lainchaur, Kathmandu|
|Patron||Sher Bahadur Deuba|
|Director||Ram Prasad Bhattarai|
The "Nepal Scouts" ("नेपाल स्काउट") is the national Scouting and Guiding organization of Nepal, founded in Nepal in 1952. It became a member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1969 and later became a member of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts in 1984.
The organization serves 19,952 Scouts (as of 2011) and 11,962 Guides (as of 2003).
Programs focus on handicrafts, hiking, camping, nature conservation and community development. Service activities include adult literacy campaigns, food production, child vaccination and drug abuse education. Relief operations are mobilized during earthquakes, floods, landslides, fires and other natural disasters.
Under the national education system, university students pursuing the master's level are required to serve in a village for a year. These students are given an orientation that includes Scout training.
The Third National Scout Jamboree was held on May 30 to 4 June, 2018 at Kakani International Scouts Center, Nuwakot.
The membership badge of the Nepal Scouts incorporates elements of the flag of Nepal, and both the trefoil to represent the girls and the fleur-de-lis to represent the boys, as well as the founding date in both Western and Nepali calendars.
The highest rank in scout level is 'King's Badge" however, after revolution it is now the Everest Badge.
Nepal has active expatriate Scout groups, including the American Boy Scouts in Kathmandu, the Direct Service Pack, and Troop 900. These are sponsored by the Lincoln School and linked to the Direct Service branch of the Boy Scouts of America, which supports units around the world.
Scouter Anish Luitel, of Nepal Scouts who had successfully scaled the Mount Everest on 2073/02/05 at 5:27 am., hoisted the National Flag, Nepal Constitution Flag and Nepal Scout Flag, at the Mt. Everest