Council News

National Jamboree Contingent Meeting
Thank you for registering your BSA youth to attend the 2017 National Jamboree. Now that the new year has begun, we are on an 18 month schedule to get ready for a fantastic trip to the east coast and the Summit in July 2017. Lots of behind the scenes planning is underway for this trip with the... (Read More)

 
National Youth Leader Training
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an intensive leadership course conducted in the outdoors. As members of an NYLT patrol, Scouts and Venturers learn the tools of leadership -- experiencing the patrol method first-hand as they camp, cook, eat, work, and learn to play the "Game of... (Read More)

 
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)

 
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)