Council News

Online Registration began Aug 1st
For online registration to work, units must update their BeAScout unit pins NOW. Key 3 have access to update using their My.Scouting.org account. Select Legacy Web Tools, select BeAScout, select Unit Pin Management. From there, change Unit Pin Mode to UNIT. Change Apply Status to ACTIVE. Make any... (Read More)

 
LDS Team and Crew Registrant Transfers
The National Office will be performing an automatic transfer of all age-eligible (14-17yrs) from LDS-Chartered Crews and Teams to LDS Troops at the end of August. Once this transfer is completed LDS Crews and Teams will no longer have access to Internet Advancement. If there are any rank... (Read More)

 
Kids Fishing Derby
Saturday, September 9th at Vega Lake Reservoir. Sponsored by the Grand Junction Rotary Club, this derby is open to all youth ages 6 to 15. We thought it would be a great activity for our Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop families. See more information for full... (Read More)

 
Change to Eagle Palm program
The way scouts earn Eagle Palms is about to... (Read More)

 
Amazon Smile donates to WCC-BSA
When you #StartWithaSmile on AmazonSmile, you can donate to the Western Colorado Council - Boy Scouts of America. Shop for great deals at AmazonSmile and set-up your account to support our council. Thank... (Read More)

 
2017 Long-term Camp Report
Each October, the council reports to the National Office the number of units and youth who attended any long-term camp for more than 72 hours. In the past this was done with the help of Tour and Activity Plans, but now they are obsolete. We would like to request that every unit from our council who... (Read More)