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Keep Scouting Going!

Scouting at home

Visit the Scouting at Home web pages to get updates on summer 2020 camp options. Find resources and ideas from fellow Scouters on how to Keep Scouting Going!
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August 26, 2020, 8-9 a.m.

Virtual 2020 Sports Breakfast

The 44th Annual Sports Breakfast with keynote speaker and future hall of famer Steve Atwater will take place virtually. Find out how you can participate now!
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Popcorn Sales

Fund Scouting Adventures

Denver Area Council units sell popcorn to fund camping adventures while building leadership skills. Resources and the popcorn timeline for 2020 are available now!
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Protecting Our Youth

Youth protection training

The safety & protection of youth & all individuals in Scouting is a top priority for the Denver Area Council.
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Scout Me In

Join Scouting Today

Scouting offers programs that build character, nurture mental and physical fitness, and teach citizenship. Enjoy exciting outdoor adventures with peers, family, and volunteers.
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Your resource for all information pertaining to Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Sea Scouting, Explorers, Venturers, STEM Scouts and Learning for Life. You’ll find answers…

Your resource for all information pertaining to Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Sea Scouting, Explorers, Venturers, STEM Scouts and Learning for Life. You’ll find answers…

Your resource for all information pertaining to Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Sea Scouting, Explorers, Venturers, STEM Scouts and Learning for Life. You’ll find answers…

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It’s fun, hands-on learning and achievement that puts kids in the middle of the action and prepares them for today – and for life. LEARN MORE

Give to Denver BSA

So many ways, so many programs

Volunteer

Volunteering with Scouting is as rewarding to them as it is meaningful to the kids. Watching kids grow is one thing — leading them through the process is a whole new experience altogether.…

Donate

As you continue to make Scouting a part of your philanthropy, you join an elite group who share your desire to impact the future of Scouting’s youth, and we are committed to showing our…

Fundraising

The Corporate Fall Sporting Clays is a great day of fun and fellowship for both experienced and novice shooters to enjoy with friends and colleagues…

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.

Activities & Events

RSS Activities
  • 2020 Pistol Student Course: 8/21/2020 6 PM - 8/22/2020 2 PM
    NOTE! This is a 2-part course beginning on Friday, August 21, 2020 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm and again on Saturday, August 22, 2020 from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm. NRA has released a new policy requiring all instructor candidates to also take the associated "student" level course as a pre-requisite to the instructor […]
  • Denver Area Council Amateur Radio Net (HAM): 8/16/2020 7:30 PM - 8 PM
    The Denver Area Council Ham Radio Net is on the first and third Sunday of the month at 7:30 pm on the Squaw Mountain Repeater: 449.450 MHz, minus 5 MHz offset, and a 103.5 Hz tone required. All hams are welcome.
  • Cub Scout Shooting Sports Day: 8/15/2020 9 AM - 2 PM
    Come to Colorado Adventure Point for a day of fun and of safe shooting sports fun. Cubs and friends/family are welcome to shoot Archery and BB’s and work on their Cub Scouts Shooting Sports awards. All participants will be screened as they arrive. Those with a fever of 100 will not be allowed to enter. […]
  • 2020 Powderhorn - Event is at capacity registration is closed: 8/14/2020 8 AM - 8/16/2020 5 PM
    Welcome to the 2020 Powder Horn Experience to be held Friday, August 14, 2020 to Sunday August 16, 2020 at beautiful Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch. Powder Horn is designed to expose youth and adult leaders in the Scouts BSA - 14 and over, Venturing and Sea Scout program to high adventure, robust activities and resources necessary […]

Blog Posts

  • DAC Volunteers Like Matt Maranto Make Scouting a Success!

    Once in a blue moon a volunteer comes around who gives as much to the Scouts through his presence as he does through his actions. Matt Maranto is that type of volunteer. Born in Colorado but raised in Florida, Matt experienced his first taste of volunteerism during his tenure as a Cub Scout. After college, … More DAC Volunteers Like Matt Maranto Make Scouting a Success!

  • Get to Know Chuck Brasfeild, the Denver Area Council’s Scout Executive/CEO

    Have you met Chuck? If you haven’t, you will. Charles “Chuck” Brasfeild is the new Denver Area Council Scout Executive/CEO. In the few short weeks since Chuck started at the DAC he has already made quite an impression and met with the majority of the DAC’s staff and leadership. And he is just getting started. … More Get to Know Chuck Brasfeild, the Denver Area Council’s Scout Executive/CEO

  • Scouts BSA Member One of the First Girls to Receive Medal of Merit in the DAC

    The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Medal of Merit is awarded to a youth member or adult leader who has performed some outstanding act of service of a rare of exceptional character that reflects an uncommon degree of concern for the wellbeing of others. When Scouts BSA member Leah Jo Maloney set out to hike … More Scouts BSA Member One of the First Girls to Receive Medal of Merit in the DAC