A campaign to fund program enhancements and camping experiences for thousands of Scouts and Non-Scouts for at least the next 50 years.
The safety & protection of youth & all individuals in Scouting is a top priority for the Denver Area Council.
On February 13, 2020, more than 120 youth delegates from Colorado Council’s will participate in an annual report on Scouting at the Colorado State Capitol.
Scouting offers programs that build character, nurture mental and physical fitness, and teach citizenship. Enjoy exciting outdoor adventures with peers, family, and dedicated volunteers.
Camping is a great opportunity for you, your Scout, and your whole family to make fun summer memories that will last a life time! With programs designed for all ages, there is something for everyone!
So many ways, so many programs
The BSA’s goal is to train youth in responsible citizenship, character development, and self-reliance through participation in a wide range of outdoor activities, educational programs, and, at older age levels, career-oriented programs in partnership with community organizations.
George Nash Smith joined the Boy Scouts of America in 1939 as a member of Troop 1, in Denver, Colorado. He became an Eagle Scout on October 7, 1942, at the age of 14. In late 1943, during WWII the adult troop leader for Troop 1, Bob Shurtliff, was drafted and George became the de … More The Denver Area Council Awarded George Nash Smith the National Outstanding Eagle Award on Saturday, September 21, 2019.
Medals of honor await eight Scouts and two Scout leaders from Troop 444 in the Arapahoe District for their lifesaving and meritorious actions on Wellington Lake in Bailey, Colorado. On July 20, 2018, an intense downburst of wind from the base of a thunderstorm, also known as a microburst, hit Wellington Lake sweeping paddle boarders … More Six Rescued from a Lake Last Summer Results in 10 Being Recognized for Lifesaving & Meritorious Actions
For more than 35 years, Trails End has partnered with the Boy Scouts of America to help Scouts earn their way to Scouting adventures with more than 73 percent of the sales directly supporting local Scouting programs. The popcorn fundraiser is a key ingredient for leadership development and allows Scouts to develop five key skills: … More The Annual Popcorn Fundraiser – Support Scouting Adventures