Welcome to the National Capital Area Council Boy Scouts!

National Capital Area Council, BSA delivers the promise of Scouting to youth in the Washington, D.C., metro area, including the District of Columbia, 16 counties in Maryland and Virginia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and U.S. citizens abroad in North and South America. Our programs teach young people to “be prepared!” for adventure, education, service, and leadership.

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NCAC Response to COVID-19

As always, your safety and the safety of all our members, volunteers, and employees is our top priority. Please know that we continue to monitor developments regarding COVID-19 both locally and through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). For NCAC’s Post-COVID guidance, please visit our COVID-19 resource page.

  

Latest News

  • Sea Scouts at the University of Scouting
    by Stanley Kwok on February 26, 2024 at 5:19 pm

    Sea Scouts in the National Capital Area Council were very active and visible during University of Scouting!  

  • Sons of the American Revolution Eagle Scout Contest
    by juris kelley on February 22, 2024 at 3:15 pm

    Sons of the American Revolution Eagle Scout Contest Eagle Scout Hanna C. of Troop 1978G in Vienna, Virginia won the Fairfax Resolves chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution’s King Eagle Scout contest. She is one of three Eagle Scouts from NCAC in Virginia who went on to the state-level contest. This is an

  • Ashburn Scouts Soar to New Heights with Aviation Merit Badge
    by Archie Johnson on February 22, 2024 at 3:09 pm

    What do you get when you combine 20 Scouts, a Guinness World Record holder, and a Civil Air Patrol plane? A thrilling and educational experience that none of them will ever forget! That’s what happened this week when Scouts from three troops in Ashburn, VA earned their Aviation Merit Badge at the Leesburg Executive Airport.

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