About Us

Colonial District is part of the Virginia Central field service area in the National Capital Area Council. It is the home to 76 scouting units, proudly serving nearly 3,000 youth in the areas of Alexandria, Lorton and Mt Vernon in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Interested in joining a scouting unit in Colonial? Our units are ready to welcome you!

  1. Visit BeAScout.org
  2. Enter your zip code and select the Scouting program(s) for you and/or your child.
  3. Click “Find and Apply.”
    1. A list of Scouting units will appear in order from distance to your zip code.
    2. Contact the unit’s point-of-contact via their listed phone and/or email. If a unit takes longer than three business days to respond, please reach out to Linda Hill, Colonial’s Membership Chairman, and/or Colin Tridone, Colonial’s District Executive.

Click here to find to your next opportunity
to learn more about scouting
by meeting with your local Cub Scout Pack.