Northern Trail District

Joint District Committee & Commissioner Staff Meeting

The meeting will take place at Breckenridge Park in Richardson, Entrance C, Tuesday June 7th at 6:30PM. Jimmy Greenwood will provide brisket and buns, please bring with you whatever you like: drinks, chips, salads, desserts, etc.

This is the location of Twilight Camp, which will be in full swing. Feel free to stay and observe/help as you wish! Map to Park South pavilion.

Please wear your Scout uniform because of the official activity - Twilight Camp.

Coming Events

Twilight Camp 2016 June 6-10. Twilight Camp begins tomorrow. If you have paperwork or payments left to turn in, please arrive a little early.

Webelos Overnight Campout

The Arapaho Chapter of the Order of the Arrow invites Webelos scouts to attend a campout with their families on Friday night after the closing ceremony of Twilight Camp. Camp out with a Boy Scout Troop and enjoy a campfire run by the Boy Scouts! This will give you the opportunity to complete some portion of the Outdoorsman Activity badge. The campout will start immediately following the closing ceremony of Twilight Camp. Continue reading


Move to Council Website

At the close of Twilight Camp the Northern Trail website will permently relocate to Your help is needed to determine what content needs to be included on the new site. We have more than ten years of material on current site and it's just not easy or practical to move it all. The squeeky wheel gets the grease! Let me know what you want to see moved and we will do our best to accomodate your requests. Take a look at what is there now and let me know what you think needs to be included.

Unit Service Hours Reporting

It's easy and helps demonstrate how our program and its members provide many selfless hours of volunteer service supporting and improving our local communities. Keep reading

Commissioners Needed

If you have been involved in scouts for a while and particularly if your Scout has moved on, commissioner service is a great way to keep up with scouting, continue to provide a valuable service, and make a difference. Continue reading

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

National Youth Leadership Training is an intense, 5 ½ day, outdoor leadership training experience for youth troop, team and crew leaders. The course goal is to prepare young men and women to become superior leaders in their troop, crew, district, council, and other organizations they belong to now, and in the future.   Continue reading

On the Calendar

Face-to-Face YPT / WDL May 31, 7:00PM
T-Shirt Pickup, Twilight Camp June 1, 2016
Twilight Camp June 6-10, 2016
Full event list here, includes 2016/2017

Much more on the website.

Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Communications Committee

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