Council News

We say goodbye to Mark Switzer
Please join us in wishing Mark Switzer the best of luck on his promotion to Scout Executive of the Twin Rivers Council in Albany, New York. His leadership, dedication and support to staff, to units, and everyone associated with the council has been amazing. We will truly miss Mark and his... (Read More)

Best wishes to Eleanor and Drew Anderson
In November we said goodbye to Eleanor and Drew Anderson. Eleanor was promoted to Senior District Executive with the Cascade Pacific Council, in Portland, Oregon. We already miss Eleanor and Drew, their expertise with technology, social media, and the fun spirt they brought to our camp was... (Read More)

Winter Biathlon
Winter Biathlon for Troops and Crews will be held at the Garfield Creek State Wildlife Area near New Castle, CO on Saturday, Jan 20th. Online registration is now open and the deadline to register is Jan... (Read More)

OA Winter Fellowship
Mic-O-Say Lodge #541 is hosting the OA Winter Fellowship on Saturday, Jan 6th, 2018 at the First Presbyterian Church in Grand Junction, CO. Online registration is now open and the deadline to register is January... (Read More)

Support your Local Council
Support us when you shop on Amazon this holiday season. Go to and Amazon donates to Western Colorado Council - Boy Scouts of America. Thank... (Read More)

Youth Protection Training eff 9/1/2017
Effective September 1, 2017, Youth Protection Training will be required for all adult leaders at the time of registration. Paper applications from new leaders must be accompanied by a Youth Protection Training completion certificate, which must be filed with the application. Because completion of... (Read More)

Online Registration is LIVE
Online Registration is LIVE across the Nation! If your Unit hasn't already done so, they must update their Unit Pin Apply Status to ACTIVE for online applications to work. Your Unit Key 3; Cubmaster or Scoutmaster, Committee Chair, or Chartered Org Rep, has access to Unit Pin Management through... (Read More)