The Deseret Peak District is one of 19 Districts in the Great Salt Lake Council. The Deseret Peak District covers all 6,900 sq miles of Tooele County, Utah and serves the needs of over 3,500 youth in approx 310 units.
First Thursday Sep 2014 - May 2015 For ALL Scout Leaders
Tooele Jr High School. At 411 West Vine Street, Tooele (MAP)
7:30 PM

District Chairman
District Commissioner
District Executive
John E. Poulson (poulsonj "at" gmail "dot" com)
Blair Hope (blhope "at" msn "dot" com
Jacob Bangerter (jbangert "at" bsamail "dot" org)

Click HERE for Complete District Staff Roster

Located in the home of Dennis and Geraldine McBeth
134 W 400 South, Tooele, UT 84074
Hours vary, please call 882-4613 to make sure Geraldine is "open for business".
Things you can do at the Tooele Scout Shop:
* Register Boys and Adults
* Turn in advancement sheets and purchase award badges
* Purchase a wide variety of Scouting literature
* Purchase some uniform parts
* Order anything for pick up later.
UP-COMING DISTRICT ACTIVITIES:  (Don't forget your Tour Plan)

Jan 16 - 17

Jan 23 - 24

Jan 31

Feb 26

Mar 21

Klondike Derby 2015 - Our best event every year. Don't let your boys miss this one. Come to Round Table to get preliminary information. Info pack HERE.

Varsity Scout Winter Camp - Guaranteed to have "age appropriate" games, events and challenges. Get Event Info & Registration HERE.

Tooele County Search & Rescue Open House for Boy Scouts. Bring your troop to this special open house and pass off many requirements for the merit badge. Open house begins at 9:00 A.M. For information contact Tiffany Nelms, Commander Tooele County Search & Rescue. Location = 575W 900 South in Tooele (Tooele County Search & Rescue building)

District Awards Banquet - Adults who will receive the District Award of Merit as well as Eagle Scouts will be honored. Event hosted by Tooele South Stake. Event begins at 6:30 PM.

Scouting for Food - We will have three collection points. Tooele, Grantsville and the Stansbury High Seminary parking lot.

Click HERE for the 2014 Calendar (PDF)
Click HERE for the 2015 Calendar (PDF)


Click HERE to find information on Troop 1109 (the special needs unit chartered in Tooele County).  Boys, parents and Ecclesiastical leaders can decide if the boy's needs are best met in the home unit, the special needs unit or a combination of both. There is no upper age limit for participants.


Leader Specific Training -- December 11th, 2014 -- Valley View Stake.  For all Adult Leaders with any kind of job in scouting. If you have not yet been through the "Leader Specific" training for the position you currently hold, please plan on attending this event. SPECIAL TRAINING FOR ALL VENTURING LEADERS, NEW VENTURING PROGRAM IN 2015. Information HERE.

Youth Protection Training -- Remember... "Youth Protection Training" is a requirement BEFORE an adult can register in any position.  It is taught Nov - Jan (Re-chartering time), during Round Table.  Youth Protection Training is also available online at

Download a copy of the 
District Calendar (PDF) for all future training dates.




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