Northern Trail District

Camp Card Sales

This is a really easy way for scouts to earn their way to Camp, Philmont, other activities or simply support unit program or supply needs. Each Camp Card will sell for only $5.00 to the general public and will have multiple food, service and entertainment discounts for the customer to use throughout the year. The participating unit will keep 50% commission for each Camp Card sold! Click here for more information on Camp Card Sales.

The kickoff location for Northern Trail on February 17th at 7 pm is:

Lake Highlands Presbyterian Church
8525 Audelia Rd.
Dallas, TX 75238

The Camp Cards for each unit will be at this location. If you missed the February 13th sign up deadline and want to participate; please Sign up today or contact Jesus Vazquez (469.418.3231) or Tim McConville (214-773-0848) for assistance.

YPT Issue With Re-Charter?

Greetings all Scouting units.

I know you love the sound of this phrase! I CAN HELP.

Here's the fix if you have taken YPT online or Face to Face and it is not properly showing on

Present your YPT card to your Unit Training Coordinator who can update your records. Continue reading.

Camporee Meetings, every Wednesday

Staff needed to help with Camporee. Advance planning is the key to a successful event. To staff camporee, you must come to the meetings. Staffing Camporee is a fun and rewarding experience. Bring your experiences and talents to the meetings and help make this the best Camporee ever! Continue reading.

Scouting For Food

Thanks to everyone who helped make Scouting for Food a success. Check the council website for updates on how many pounds of food was collected.

CTX Experience

Calling all units! Calling all units! You won’t want to miss the Circle Ten Council XPERIENCE – it’s going to be THE XPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME! Over NOVEMBER 13 - 15, 2015, Circle Ten Council will host a weekend extravaganza of FUN at TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY. Continue Reading

Boy Scout Leader Specific, Begins 3/18/2015

This course for adult leaders and parents in Boy Scout units. The course is open to all parents and leaders and is designed for leaders who work directly with boys. The class meets 3 times, March 18, 25 and April 1. This a great way for a parent to become familiar with how a Boy Scout Troop operates.

Outdoor Leader Skills Weekend 4/10-12/2015

Boy Scout IOLS -- Introduction Outdoor Leader Skills Training. Learn by participating in a scout campout. IOLS and Leaders Specific Training for Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster are both required in order for Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster to be "TRAINED" Continue reading.

Wilderness First Aid

The ECSI Wilderness First Aid courses will be offered 2 more times before summer. The is the course designed by Philmont and is accepted by all BSA High Adventures Bases.
Dates: Mar 27-29 and Apr 24-26 Friday night, all day Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

Wood Badge Training

Looking for advanced leadership training which will help you both in and outside of scouting? Checkout Wood Badge. Several courses are coming up in the new year. More information:

Much more on the website.

Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Communications Committee

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