SE Corner: First Hand, Scouting Matters


June 19, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

If you have attended our annual convention in the last three years you have heard me talk about my grandson Rory. He lives in West Lynn, Oregon, a suburb of more >

Gordon Rubard Retirement Open House


June 19, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Saying goodbye to Montana Council Scout Executive, Gordon Rubard will not be an easy task for those of us in Montana Council. Of course, it is with excitement, support, and more >

Executive Staff Updates Part Three


June 19, 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 >

Inaugural Top Popcorn Sellers Party


June 19, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

For the first time, Montana Council will be hosting a Top Popcorn Sellers Party to celebrate Scouts that sold $1,200 and above in the 2016 Popcorn Sale. As of this more >

Hands Across The Border 2017


June 19, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The 36th Hands Across the Border will be held in Canada at Camp Stone, near Kimberley British Columbia, Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 1, 2017. The event organizer is long more >

Merit Badge Counselors Opportunity


June 5, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Are you familiar with the BSA’s Lone Scout program? Essentially, the Lone Scout program is for youth living far enough away from a community that it is difficult to participate more >

Water Safety & The Safe Swim Defense


June 5, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Pools, lakes, ponds, and beaches mean summer fun and cool relief from hot weather. Water also can be dangerous for our Scouts if adult leadership does not take the proper more >

Benefits Of Wearing A Complete Uniform


June 5, 2017  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Uniform is an important part of delivering the complete Scouting experience to your child. Not sure if a complete uniform is a necessary for your child’s success in Scouting? more >

2017 Jamboree Contingent Still Has Room


June 20, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The online registration system is open for the 2017 National Jamboree! Please review the youth participant qualifications below to make sure you meet them and register as soon as possible. more >

Venture Event: Shooting Sports Weekend


June 20, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Take aim hone your shooting skills at Buffalo Plains District’s first ever Shooting Sports Weekend at the Boy Scout Park in Fort Peck. This event gives Venturers the time, opportunity and access to more >

The Call Of The Wild


June 6, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Dear Scouting Friends, Summer is here and Scouts from every corner of the state are starting to hear and feel the Call of the Wild. They are being drawn to more >

Summit Grant Opportunity For Eight Montana Scouts


June 6, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Montana Council has received a grant that will allow us to send eight (8) boys to summer camp at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. Boys selected for this trip will more >

Council Camps Welcome Venture Crews


June 6, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

In an effort to support our growing population of Venture Crews across the council, the Montana Council is happy to announce that our resident camps K-M Scout Ranch, Melita Island more >

Montana Council Wins Five 2016 President’s Marketing Awards


June 6, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We are excited to announce that Montana Council has received five President’s Marking Awards including Judges Choice in Best Collateral Material for our 2015 calendar and Winner of Best Friends more >

Charity Navigator Awards Four-Star Rating


June 2, 2016  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We have great news! Charity Navigator has awarded Montana Council a coveted four-star rating – the highest rating possible – for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment as a nonprofit. more >