Fun, Adventure, Values… You've found it all with Scouting, the most proven and successful youth program in America. Founded in 1920, Samoset Council currently serves 6,300 youth in north-central Wisconsin. We provide the necessary support services to ensure success of our districts and the units they support. Furthermore, the council provides year-round camping programs, youth and adult training opportunities and a council service center.

Featured News

  • 2018 Camp Signup
    Beginning March 1 at 12:00 PM, reservations will be accepted for 2018 space at Akela's World and Tesomas. Reservation preferences received will be filled in the following order: In-Council, FOS achieving Units, time stamp.
  • Smiley News February
    A monthly newsletter for families and leaders of Samoset Scouting
  • University of Scouting 2017
    Registration is now open online for the University of Scouting! Sign up before March 10 to lock in your "early bird fee" and ensure your spot at the biggest one-day training event in Samoset Council!
  • Friends of Scouting
    Friend of Scouting is the annual giving campaign of the Samoset Council, Boy Scouts of America. Through Friends of Scouting (FOS) businesses, families and individuals develop tomorrow's leaders by investing in the youth of our community. The annual Friends of Scouting campaign provides a critical portion of the funds needed to deliver the best Scouting programs and activities!
  • Cub Scouting Advancement Changes
    The BSA announced that some Cub Scout adventure requirements that previously were mandatory will become optional, in a move intended to give Cub Scouters more control over their den program. See this page to learn more.
  • Winter Camp 2017
    Are you looking for something to do with your Pack, Troop or Crew this winter. Join us for Winter Camp and enjoy the winter wonderland of Wisconsin.
  • 2017 National Jamboree - Space Filling Fast!
    The 2017 National Scout Jamboree will be held from July 19 to July 28, 2017. Youth registration for the 2017 National Scout Jamboree is now open as well as staff positions.

Upcoming Events

Winter Merit Badge Workshop 2017 Hanna Venture Base March 3-5 The following advancement opportunities will be available at the last winter camp...
Open from 9 AM to 12...
Woodworking Merit Badge 2017 New Date:  March 11, 2017 Event...
University of Scouting 2017   Welcome to the 2017 Samoset Council University of Scouting!  This is a program designed to offer a...
The following Merit Badges will be offered at the University of Scouting event.  Visit the UOS page to learn more and register. Kayaking...
Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge March 22 and March 23, 6 PM - 9 PM Marathon County Sheriff's Department, 500 Forest Street, Wausau Must...
Get ready to go Scouting for Food! Bag drop off will be April 1, 2017. Food pick up will be April 8th,...
Fluid Power Action Challenge 2017 sponsored by JARP Industries Northcentral Technical College in Wausau April 1 & May 6 The NFPA Fluid...

More Events

 Samoset Council, Boy Scouts of America
 3511 Camp Phillips Rd, Weston WI 54476
 715-355-1450 (phone) | 715-355-9849 (fax)

Samoset Vision: Every youth prepared for tomorrow's challenges.