Great Southwest Council


NOVA Awards Program

Tour Plan

Internet Advancement

Internet Recharter

Youth Protection

Unit and District Tools

Eagle Scout Association

Eagle Scout Banquet Photos

Gorham Scout Ranch

Gorham Brick Order Form

Training Schedule

Merit Badge Counselor Training
Counselor Application Process

2014 Popcorn Leader's Guide

Wood Badge

See all of our upcoming events in the Calendar below!


Council Calendar

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Signal the Troops!

The 2nd annual GSWC Holiday On Line Auction is coming - Nov. 28- Dec 13

The Auction site is now live!!  Click here to visit the auction now!

Now seeking quality donations in tons of categories. All proceeds to benefit the programs and services of the Great Southwest Council.

To donate, please call Jennifer Christiensen, Volunteer Chair at 505-934-8182

or Caryl Sharpe, GSWC 505-503-2386

Bidding information coming soon!

Register for the banquet today by clicking here!


Gorham Scout Ranch - 2015 - check it out!

Own It Leadership Summit

The Own It Leadership Summit was a great success!  To review the documents presented at this meeting, please click here.


January 17 Webcasts on the New Cub Scouting Program

A new Cub Scouting program is launching June 1, 2015 that will be more fun and exciting for boys, and easier to implement for unit leaders.  To ensure you are ready to make the transition, a series of webcasts will be hosted on January 17 to outline the coming changes, how to prepare, and when resources will be available. 

Cubmaster Webcasts

Saturday, January 17 at 8:00am (Central), or

Saturday, January 17 at 3:00pm (Central)

Den Leader Webcasts

Saturday, January 17 at 9:30am (Central), or

Saturday, January 17 at 4:30pm (Central)

LDS-Specific Considerations *

Saturday, January 17 at 11:00am (Central), or

Saturday, January 17 at 6:00pm (Central)

* It is recommended that those interested in the LDS session view one of the role-specific sessions first.

Although the content will be geared to the roles listed, anyone with an interest in learning about the new Cub Scouting program is welcome to attend. 

The sessions will be recorded for later viewing.

It’s easy to attend!  Just navigate your Internet browser to: and you are ready to view the webcast!   

As always, for more information on the new Cub Scouting Program, please log on to

Help spread the word about the Webcasts to ensure others are ready for the new Cub Scouting program!  



23rd World Scout Jamboree

Camp Cards

28 July 2015 to 08 August 2015!
Learn more about the Program



Special Edition Trailmarker - September 2, 2014 - Click this link for a PDF version of the Special Edition of the Trailmarker

August, 2014 Trailmarker - Click this link for a PDF version of the August 2014 edition of the Trailmarker



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