Welcome Don Bean To Team 315


May 22, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

On Saturday, May 13th, a special committee of the Executive Board met in Great Falls to make the final selection for Montana’s next Scout Executive.That meeting culminated a That meeting more >

Training For Those Who Drive Scouts


May 22, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Accidents are quite rare in Scouting. When one does occur, it likely will not happen while camping or involve backpacking, canoeing or climbing, either. The majority of Scouting accidents happen on the way more >

SE Corner: Youth Protection Matters


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Scouting Friends, Keeping Scouts safe from abuse is an A-1 priority for all of us. Over the years Scouting has added layers of protection to minimize the possibilities of abuse. more >

Camp Staff Opportunities


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

In just a couple of short months, our camp operations will be in full swing and boys will be having their greatest adventures of the summer. To help bring about more >

Camp Preparations Underway


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The feeling of spring is finally in the air and we are busily dusting off all the camp properties in preparation for summer. During these preparations, we have discovered that more >

MOHAB: Adventure, Made In Montana


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Looking for a summer adventure? Have you ever explored the Bob Marshall Wilderness? The Montana High Adventure Base (MOHAB) has one-week slots available for provisional scouts and/or adults for our June more >

Executive Staff Updates Pt. 2


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

If you are a regular reader of the MT Trails or active in the districts that have seen executive staff leave, you know there have been some openings for district more >

Lightning Safety: What You Need To Know


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Summer is coming, and that means lightning storms can be a risk on any scout outing. Being aware of the safety risks associated with lighting can help you keep your more >

Take Popcorn Sales To New Heights


May 8, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Complete these two items before June 30th, 2017, and receive a Glow-In-The-Dark UFO Drone to use as a unit prize at your popcorn kickoff! Register your unit to sell popcorn more >

2016 Convention Reflections


May 21, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

All who attended this year’s Council Annual Convention know it was a remarkable experience from beginning to end! The festivities began Friday evening with the Scouter Appreciation Night, which had more >

Silver Beavers, Top Popcorn Seller & Anniversary Units


May 21, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Anniversary Units This is a contest that units enter each year – a selection committee judges them based on how many anniversary month items are submitted by each unit. Congratulations more >

Order of the Arrow Centurion Award Recognitions


May 21, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

During the awards luncheon of the Annual convention, seven outstanding Arrowmen were recognized for their service to the Apoxky-Aio Lodge with the Centurion Award. Lodge Adviser Tom Burkhart and Lodge more >

Commissioner Corps Recognitions


May 21, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Tom Russell, Council Commissioner, presented the commissioner awards to a group of capable and deserving commissioners who serve the units of the Montana Council. The first recognition given was the more >

5th Annual Scouter Appreciation Night


May 21, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

What a lively party! Leaders, Staff, supporters, and out of state guests attending Montana Council’s 5th Annual Scouter Appreciation Night dressed as their favorite television or movie characters and celebrated more >

Mountain Man Adventure Comes to K-M


May 9, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Almost every Scouting unit has one or two boys that are veterans to Scout camp. They have earned most of the merit badges they need and have no desire to more >

Provisional Troop Program


May 9, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Every Scout deserves the chance to make their own memories and, with that in mind, the Montana Council is happy to announce the creation of a provisional Troop program at more >

ATV Program in Need of Volunteers


May 9, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The K-M ATV program is growing and along with it we find ourselves in need of additional instructors. If you are an ATV rider, love to ride and are interested more >

Summer Staff Opportunities Still Available


May 9, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Montana Council summer camps are now taking applications for summer camp staff positions. We have positions available for both youth and adults. All positions will receive pay as well as more >

Register Now: Weblos Resident Camp Is Now Open


May 9, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The best part of Scouting is the Outing!! There is no better place to experience this than at a Council Resident Summer Camp. Montana Council is pleased to offer this more >

2016 Montana Statewide Pinewood Derby Results


May 9, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The 2016 statewide PWD was held over the weekend with a challenge to find out who had the fastest car in Montana! Wow, did we have some fast cars! We more >

Youth Protection Training and the Merit Badge Counselor


May 27, 2015  |  by Shon Ostler

YEP, YOU HAVE TO TAKE YPT TO CONTINUE AS A MERIT BADGE COUNSELOR. Youth Protection Training (YPT) is a BSA National Requirement. All Scouters from the National President, National Commissioner, more >