Executive Staff Updates


April 24, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

If you are a regular reader of Montana Trails or active in the districts that have seen executive staff leave, then you are aware of openings for district executives. We more >

National Camp Accreditation Program


April 24, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

You are invited to participate in the National Camp Accreditation Program (NCAP) training Saturday, May 13, from 8 am to 3 pm in Billings. It is being held at the more >

To Avoid Cancelation, Register Now: NYLT & Woodbadge


April 24, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

If you are planning on sending Scouts to NYLT, time is running out to get them registered. The K-M course has lots of space available but if we don’t get more >

2017 State Pinewood Derby Results


April 24, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The results are in! Congratulations to all participants in the 2017 Montana State Pinewood Derby held on April 22, in Kalispell, Montana. Top 5 standings in the Grand Finals are more >

Akela Land


April 10, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Montana Council is happy to announce a brand new camping experience for Cub Scouts:  Akela Land Akela Land is a resident camping experience designed for Tigers, Wolves, and Bears more >

Wood Badge

Why Wood Badge?


April 10, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Wood Badge is Scouting’s premier training course. It teaches you leadership skills that will reach far beyond what you do in your Scouting unit. It is first and foremost, learning more >

Best Summer Ever


April 10, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

As we come to the end of a long cold winter – and the end of the school session seems like a real possibility rather than a distant dream – more >

Training Opportunities At 2017 Convention


April 10, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

One of the highlights of our Annual Convention is our Saturday Seminars. 2017 Annual Convention, Seminar Elective Schedule This year’s lineup includes training in: • Exploring Today (How, What & Why) more >

2017 Anniversary Contest Winners


April 10, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Congratulations to this year’s Montana Council Anniversary Contest winners! Cub Scout Pack 302 in Roundup is our winning Pack: They made Valentine’s cards for a retirement home. They performed a more >

MT VFW Eagle Scouts of the Year


April 10, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It is my pleasure to announce the State of Montana VFW Eagle Scouts of the year. State of Montana 2016 VFW Eagle Scouts of the year: 1st place: Gabe Jourdonnais, more >

It’s Time! Montana Council Annual Convention


April 25, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It’s Here! Join us April 29-May 1, 2016, in Missoula, Mont., and see exactly why the Montana Council is considered one of the best councils in the nation. Bring your more >

Wood Badge

Become A Stronger Leader


April 25, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

This year’s Wood Badge Course at Grizzly Base is important training designed to challenge us, test our limits, offer insight into the emotional roller coaster of our Scouts as they more >

Scout Store in Missoula. Two Days Only!


April 25, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

For Two Days Only! a Montana Council Scout Shop will be open in Missoula. Visit us Friday, April 29th , from 2 to 7pm and Saturday, April 30th, 8:30am to more >

National Youth Leadership Training


April 25, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Every Boy Scout and Venturing unit is encouraged to send at least one youth to National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT.) This is an exciting, action packed CO-ED training course designed more >

Spring Recruitment: It’s Time To plan!


April 25, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We are quickly approaching the most important date on the calendar of a kindergarten-age boy, your Pack’s spring recruiting event. Yes, kindergarten-age boys are eligible to join your Pack this more >

Order Of The Arrow Conclave


April 25, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The 2016 Order of the Arrow section conclave is in the books and Apoxky Aio Lodge was well represented! Thank you Golden Eagle, Ne-I-Yah, Tatanka, and Siksika chapters for sending more >

Countdown to Convention!


April 11, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Education, Fellowship, Food and Fun with other Scouters in Montana — A Great Time for a Great Cause Mark your calendar for April 29-May 1, 2016, in Missoula, Mont. Come more >

Fastest Derby Car In Montana


April 11, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The 2016 Statewide Pinewood Derby is SET! All we need now are participants! The race will be held on Saturday May 7, 2016, at the Great Falls Salvation Army Gym, 1000 17th Ave more >

2017 Jamboree Leadership


April 11, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The  2017 Jamboree contingent leadership has been selected and has started digging into the planning of the trip. Soon we will be to provide an idea of what the tour more >

Merit Badge University 4


April 11, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

What an amazing weekend at Merit Badge University 4, organized and implemented by Troop 214! Thank you to the numerous volunteers and counselors who donated your time. We had 535 registered more >

National Camp Assessment Certification Training


April 1, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Annual training for the National Camp Assessment/Accreditation Program (NCAP) will be held in Billings, Mont., at King of Glory Lutheran Church, 4125 Grand Ave on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Training more >

Council Pinewood Derby Results


April 29, 2015  |  by Shon Ostler

On Saturday April 18th, the Butte Plaza Mall was the center of excitement for sixty plus Cub Scouts from across the Montana Council as they came together for the Annual more >