Boy Scouts of America - Denver Area Council   Donate Join Login
YouTubeInstagramPinterestTwitterFlickrFacebookSearch
  • Cub Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Boy Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Venturing in Denver, Colorado
  • Exploring in Denver, Colorado
  • STEM Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Learning for Life in Denver, Colorado
YouTubeInstagramPinterestTwitterFlickrFacebookSearch
  • Cub Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Boy Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Venturing in Denver, Colorado
  • Exploring in Denver, Colorado
  • STEM Scouts in Denver, Colorado
  • Learning for Life in Denver, Colorado

Welcome to the Arapahoe District  


"WRIP" into Fall Sign-Up Nights 

For New Scouts: We are excited for you to Be A Scout. Check out BeAScout.org or call us 720.266.2168 to find a Pack (ages 6-11, a Troop (ages 10-18), or a Crew (coed ages 14-20) in your neighborhood.  

For Units: Are you prepared for your unit's Fall sign-up night season? Many hours have been spent to ensure your plan is well planned, supported, and of course successful. Contact your Commissioner for details. 


Funding Your Program for the YEAR! 

Popcorn planning season is in full swing. Be sure your unit is registered and receiveing updates.  


Twilight Camp requirements

View the requirements your Scout completed.


Fall Camporee 

With last years high camper attendance, we are certain that 2017 will be remarkable. Registration opens August 2017! 

September, 22-24 at Peaceful Valley Scouut Ranch


Merit Badge College 

New Date! Mark your calendars for October 21st in Highlands Ranch. Details are being confirmed. 


Roundtable

Cub Scout Breakout will include a dedicated time to streamline your efforts to invite new families to your Pack. 2016-2017 Calendar

Roundtable is a monthly meeting that occurs on the first Thursday of the month at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Building at 9800 Foothills Canyon Blvd. in Highlands Ranch for Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venturing Leadership. Roundtable start promptly at 7:00 p.m. and typically ends at 8:30 p.m.

June RoundTable FlyersMay RoundTable Flyers


Internet Advancement

Use the most up-to-date method for entering your unit's advancement, including ranks, merit badges and other awards. Internet Advancement allows you to enter and submit advancement and run reports online directly to and from the council. Doing so ensures greater accuracy and faster submissions.

Review the Internet Advancement presentation to learn how you can take advantage of this great resource.


District Leadership

District Chair

The District Chair is the top volunteer Scouting leader of the district, whose job is to motivate a talented team of people. They preside at district committee meetings and represent the district on the council executive board. They are responsible for the membership, program, and finance functions of the district.

District Commissioner

The District Commissioner is the quality control officer who recruits, trains, and leads a staff of Commissioners who coach adult leaders of every unit to succeed.  The District Commissioner is responsible for the unit service function of the district. Unit Online Tools

Retention Mission Statement:
The retention mission of the commissioner corps is best achieved by providing an adequate number of trained unit commissioners who provide a link to district committee resources in support of a quality unit program.

District Professionals

The District Professional is your best Scouting friend and counselor--the full-time professional in the district. He or she is employed by the council and works under the direction of the council Scout Executive.  The District Professionals welcomes all suggestions & knows that you will need close cooperation to get the job done through volunteers.

Suggestions? Comments?


Find us on Facebook and Twitter

We are continuously improving our communication to the volunteers of the Arapahoe District and Facebook and Twitter are good ways to improve! Go to Arapahoe District Facebook page at www.facebook.com/araphoedistrict to like our page and visit our Twitter @ArapahoeDist to get the latest information from us!

Upcoming Events

2017 Magness Little Experience (Family Camping Adventure) will be held at Magness Adventure Camp.  Family camping with fun, open format...
Jewish Committee on Scouting This is the monthly meeting for the Denver Area Council's Jewish Committee on Scouting. Kosher (parve) snacks are...
2017 Magness Little Experience (Family Camping Adventure) will be held at Magness Adventure Camp.  Family camping with fun, open format...
Monthly Commissioner Meeting Commissioners are district and council leaders who help Scout units succeed. They coach and consult with adult leaders...
Come attend Roundtable and pick up any needed Spring Sign-Up Night...
Roundtables play a significant role in providing continuous supplemental training for unit leaders. This monthly event provides program topic...
Join us for an exciting weekend of camping at beautiful Camp Tahosa where Webelos learn Scouting skills to prepare for their transition to Boy...
2017 Powder Horn Training for Venturing 2017 Powder Horn Training for Venturing, Boy Scouts and Scouter Leaders of all ages (youth and adults) The...