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2017 NYLT Summer Course - Lassen

2017 NYLT Summer Course - Lassen
Registration Begins
Last Day To Register
7/3/2017 9:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate must be between 8/1/1997 and 7/31/2004
21359 Scout Road
Butte Meadows, CA 95942, US
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This registration is for the 6-day Summer NYLT course, July 31 - August 5, 2017.  Attendance on all 6 days is mandatory to graduate. 

Attention: The Summer 2017 is full (as of 3/30/2017)!  The wait list has been activated.  If you wish to be placed on the wait list, please register as normal.  We anticipate several spots opening up between now and July.  If/when a spot opens up, we will contact the next person on the wait list.


August Course - Summer 2017 - Camp Lassen
21359 Scout Rd., Butte Meadows, CA 95942
Monday, July 31st 12:00 PM - Saturday, August 5th 6:00 PM

Please mark your calendars now for one of the very important and strongly recommended Parent-Scout orientation nights.  The Scout and one or both parents should attend:
    GRIDLEYFriday, June 23rd, 7:00 p.m., LDS Church at 1259 French Ave, Gridley, CA 95948
    RANCHO CORDOVAFriday, July 14th, 7:00 p.m., Cordova Church of Christ, 10577 Coloma Road, Rancho Cordova, CA  95670

Graduation starts at 5:00 PM on August 5th.  Parents, please arrive no earlier than 4:30PM for the graduation.

NYLT Course Flyer

Participant Requirements:

  • NYLT assumes that all those attending have mastered basic camping skills. All participants should be familiar with the outdoor camping skills expected of a First Class Scout, including outdoor cooking, knot tying/lashing, campsite set-up, etc.
  • NYLT is an advanced leadership course that requires the ability of the candidate to function successfully in a classroom/outdoor setting from 6:30 am to 10:00 pm.  Candidates should also have the temperment to work well with others.
  • Registered member of the Boy Scouts of America
  • Scout with First Class Rank, Venture Crew Member or Sea Scout Member
  • Recommended age: 13-20

Fee Information:
Course Fee: $275 for Participants. A $50 non-refundable deposit is due with your application, balance due in full by July 3, 2017 with all paperwork. If full payment is not received by this date, your scout's position may be given to another and he/she will be moved to the wait list.

Payment may be made on-line or by check payable to Golden Empire Council.

If paying by Check:

  • Write on the check: August 2017 NYLT, Acct: 1-6801-527 and your child’s name.

  • Please send checks to: Golden Empire Council, 251 Commerce Circle, Sacramento, CA 95815.

Refund Policy:

1. There will be no refunds after the start of the course.
2. Before the course starts, Registered participants of the Council NYLT must submit a written request for a refund to the Council NYLT Course Director.
3. Based on the GEC refund policy stated below, the NYLT Course Director, with approval from the Council, is authorized to make the refund to the participant as follows:
    A. Before July 3rd, 2017 the refund will be 100% of the course fee.
    B. After July 3rd, 2017, if a registered participant of the Council NYLT finds that they cannot attend, they will receive a full refund from the GEC, BSA, if there is an alternate* available to fill the vacancy.
    C. If an alternate is not available, a partial refund may be made at the Course Directors prerogative. This includes the fees paid to date, less an administrative fee of $50.00 and other expenses related to contractual agreements made on the participant’s behalf.

*An alternate may be selected from the course waiting list, if there is one, or could be a properly qualified youth recruited by the person requesting a refund. To be properly qualified, the youth must be approved and approved by his or her unit leader. Fees paid by alternates not selected as registered participants will be refunded in full. By registering your youth on the Golden Empire council website, you are agreeing to the terms of the payment and refund policies.

Required forms:

NYLT Required Forms Checklist

BSA Annual Health and Medical Record Parts ABC

BSA Activity Consent Form for NYLT

Dietary and Special Needs Form (if applicable)

Scoutmaster Data Gathering Form (for Scoutmasters to gather information prior to registering participants)


BSA Medical Forms ABC (printing 2014) are required to attend NYLT.

Please mail all of your Scout's documents as found in the NYLT Required Forms Checklist to:  

Mr. Howard Sant - NYLT Registrar
3413 Heron Lake Lane
Elk Grove, CA 95758

Please make sure all immunization dates are listed on the medical form. If part C was completed on or after August 1, 2016 you can use it for this course. Please do not e-mail medical forms, instead, please mail them to the Registrar's address above along with all requested documentation.


$275.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
See the Participation Forms for more details.


251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 929-1417

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 5:00pm (M-F)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

River City Scout Shop

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 649-1800

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 6:00pm (M,T,TR,F)
9:00am - 6:30pm (W)
10:00am - 4:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

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3881 Benater Way, Suite D
Chico, CA 95928

phone: (530) 809-0400

Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 6:00pm (W-F)
10:00am - 2:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday

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