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Golden Empire Council Districts

The Golden Empire Council covers 16 counties in Northern California (Amador, Buttes, Colusa, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer Sacramento, Shasta, Sierra, Solano, Sutter, Tehama, Yolo and Yuba ), divided into 12 districts.  Just click on your district below to be connected to the District Website. 

If you are not sure what area you are in, we can help, just call 916-929-1417. To contact your District Executive, please click here.

District Name

Serving these Communities and/or Counties


Amador County

Buttes Area

Colusa, Sutter and Yuba Counties
Capital City Yolo and Sacramento Counties - communities of West Sacramento, Clarksburg, Pocket Area Sacramento (metro), Rosemont, Rancho Cordova, Gold River, Sloughhouse and Rancho Murrieta


Placer county including the communities of Granite Bay, Lincoln, Loomis, Rocklin and Roseville

El Dorado

El Dorado and parts of eastern Sacramento counties

Gold Country

Parts of Nevada and Placer counties including Auburn, Colfax, Grass Valley, Meadow Vista, Nevada City, Newcastle and Penn Valley,

Northern Rivers

Shasta and parts of Tehama counties

Pioneer Express

North Sacramento county including the communities of Antelope, Elverta, Natomas, North Highlands, Rio Linda, Carmichael, Arden-Arcade, parts of Sacramento, Citrus Heights, Fair Oaks and Orangevale

Rancho West

Buttes, Glen and parts of Tehama counties

Soaring Eagle

South Sacramento county area to Galt and from Wilton to the Delta Communities of Clarksburg, Isleton, Walnut Grove, and Rio Vista


 Yolo county Vacaville and Dixon in Solano county





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

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benatar 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

Order of the Arrow - Amangi Nacha