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 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.

NCAC Response to COVID-19

As always, your safety and the safety of all our members, volunteers, and employees is our top priority. We know there are questions and concerns about how COVID-19, commonly known as the coronavirus, could affect local Scouting programs in National Capital Area Council. Please know that we are monitoring developments regarding COVID-19 both locally and through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). For more information on planning in-person activities please visit our COVID-19 resource page.

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Latest News

  • Meet your 2023 Goshen Camp Directors!
    by Goshen Scout Reservation on January 23, 2023 at 1:45 pm

    We are pleased to announce the team of Camp Directors for Goshen Scout Reservation for Summer 2023. If you ever have any questions about camp or the programs we provide, please visit www.gotogoshen.org to get in touch with your camp director. Elisabeth Warren, Goshen Scout Reservation Director This will be Elisabeth’s 7th summer at Goshen

  • Webelos Scout Uses Popcorn Sales to Support A Local Animal Hospital
    by Ashante Corey-Bey on January 19, 2023 at 4:17 pm

    Callista “Callie” Kellogg is a 9 year old Webelos who loves animals. “I would like to be a veterinarian. My personal zoo includes a black hamster named Pepper, a Rat terrier dog named Nutmeg, and a Maine coon cat named Ginger. I am picking up three chickens next week!” When asked by her parents, Eirik

  • 2023 NCAC Summer Camp Guide
    by NCAC Camping Department on January 18, 2023 at 3:36 pm

    Planning your summer? Check out our summer camps! The 2023 NCAC Summer Camp Guide is now available online. www.ncacbsa.org/summer-adventure Cub Scouts Is your scout going to be a rising Tiger, rising Wolf, rising Bear, or rising Webelos or Arrow of Light? Cub Scout camps all have an overarching theme. It’s Off to the Races at

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