Council News

Summer Resident Camp
Don't miss out on the Golden Empire Council Summer Resident Camp for 2016! We are excited to see that our units are eager to sign up for summer camp. Camp Winton has is almost full! Take a look at both Camp Winton and Camp Lassen and see what we have to offer to for your scouts. Don't hesitate to... (Read More)

National Jamboree - Sign-ups Continue
Through December 25, 2015, we're offering a $50 discount when you register for the 2017 National Jamboree located in Virgina. This will be the trip of a life time and your scout doesn't want to miss it!! Your scout must be 12 years old and First Class by July 1, 2017 to participate. Check ot our... (Read More)

Wood Badge Training
Wood Badge training was begun by Baden Powell in 1919 as a way to assure that the leaders of Scout Troops were properly trained. Since then, Wood Badge training has been held worldwide providing advanced leader training to thousands of Scout Leaders. Wood Badge is considered the premier leadership... (Read More)

High Adventure Training
High Adventure Training covers - Cold Weather Awareness (aka OKPIK), Backpacking Awareness, Wilderness First Aid and Paddle Sports. Come out and join the fun! Learn a new skill or share your knowledge with others. Youth 14 and up are invited to participate - under 18 need an adult chaperon!... (Read More)

New GEC Office Hours
NEW Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm or by appointment Please note that the Rivercity Scout Shop hours have not changed. Scout Shop Hours: M, T, Th, F 9:00am – 6:00pm Wednesday 9:00am – 6:30pm Saturday 10:00am –... (Read More)