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).

We have now issued guidance for units on relaunching in-person activities and meetings. Please click here to learn more.

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Latest News

  • Goshen 2021: Save the Dates
    by Goshen Scout Reservation on August 11, 2020 at 2:39 pm

    Save the dates for Summer Camp 2021 at Goshen Scout Reservation! Next summer, we’ll be offering five weeks of summer camp at all our Webelos and Scouts BSA/Venturing resident camps and four weeks of backpacking program and river trekking program at Lenhok’sin High Adventure. Week 1: June 27 – July 3, 2021 Week 2: July

  • STEM Scouts Info Session
    by Tanesha Siggers on August 11, 2020 at 12:10 am

    Do you have a burgeoning engineer or scientist growing up in your house? Have you ever caught your kid taking apart the TV to “see how it works?” Does your carpet bear the marks of past chemistry experiments? We have an outlet for that STEM energy: STEM Scouts!  Find out more: Join us for a

  • Cub-A-Day Program Week 10 (August 10-15)
    by Tanesha Siggers on August 10, 2020 at 3:36 pm

    MONDAY It’s Make Something Monday  Cub Scouts – We were born for this!!  IT’S NATIONAL S’MORES DAY!!!  Make a S’More over a fire or in the microwave and post a photo! There are SO many varieties – I like to use Peanut Butter Cups instead of Chocolate Bars!!  Here are s’more great variations: https://sharedappetite.com/recipes/15-creative-smores-recipes/ TUESDAY It’s

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