Northern Trail District


The third point of the Scout Law is "Helpful." A Scout cares about other people. He willingly volunteers to help others without expecting payment or reward. Scouting reinforces this basic value.

Activities For Your Scouts

There are a number of upcoming activities and it's time to get signed up. These include: Oak Leaf (Leadership Training) for Boy Scouts. Venturing Rendezvous Weekend for Venturing Age Youth. Twilight Camp for Cub Scouts. Parent -N- Pal Weekend for Cubscouts. Webelos Resident Camp for Webelos Scouts. All of these activities require advanced sign up. Don't make the job of the organizers more difficult than it needs to be. Sign up promptly.

High Adventure Opportunities This Summer!

A high adventure activity is often the high point of a scouting career. It can be difficult to make this happen. There are a number of units in Northern Trail who have some openings coming up this summer. They are anxious to fill these slots. These include Philmont and Sea Base. Check out the possiblities. Continue Reading

Camporee, a Big Success!

Camporee was a big success this year, thanks to the efforts of a lot of people. Here is the Camporee Video review!

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

Youth Protection Training is Required

Face to Face Youth protection is available at the Fairview office during April. All leaders are required to have Youth Protection Training. The on-line version is available at, but the Face to Face version is required for Adult leaders at Twilight and Overnight Camps.

Camp Card Sales

If you need assistance contact:
Jesus Vazquez (469.418.3231)
or Tim McConville (214-773-0848) for assistance.

Twilight Camp Needs Staff!

If you know of someone who would be great volunteer, please encourage them to help. Contact Rogge Heflin about these opportunities.

On The Calendar

Face to Face YPT Many opportunities in April: 1,8,16,22 and 29 at: 7:00PM
Roundtables Thursday April 9th at 7:00PM
Outdoor Leader Skills Training April 10-12
Venturing Rendezvous Weekend April 10-12
Oak Leaf April 11-12
Parent -N- Pal Weekend April 24-26
Twilight Camp June 8-12 4:00PM-8:30PM
Webelos Resident Camp Several Sessions in June and July

Much more on the website.

Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Communications Committee

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