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Cub Scout Day Camps

It's never too early to start planning for Cub Scout Day Camp! The theme this year for all day camps is Bug Hunters and it's going to be an awesome, fun, incredible experience for all Cub Scouts, leaders, and parents who attend.

Day Camps will be happening in each district. For the locations, schedule, and lots of great additional info, please visit


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Please take a moment to support the Great Southwest Council through our annual giving campaign. All donations stay locally to support Scouting in the Great Southwest Council!

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Sign up Now for University of Scouting!
The University of Scouting offers advanced training for ALL Scouters! Join us in Ruidoso on March 25, 2017. Please click here for more information and to sign up.


NYLT (National Youth Leader Training)
June 4 - 10, 2017 at Gorham Scout Ranch. Click HERE for more information and to register online.

June 4 - 10, 2017 at Gorham Scout Ranch. Click HERE for more information and to register online.


Sign up Now for 2017 Wood Badge!
The Great Southwest Council is offering a Wood Badge Course this September at Gorham Scout Ranch.  Please visit this link to learn more and sign up!

Little Philmont LDS Leader Training
Join us for Little Philmont - Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Santa Fe Stake Center
All are welcome! 
For more information and to sign up, click here.



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Find out more about how to register your unit for Summer Camp and what we have to offer!
Visit the Gorham Scout Ranch Website

Just Serve

Just Serve connects volunteers with opportunities to care for others and improve our community. is provided as a service by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.




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