Northwoods District

The Northwoods District proudly serves the communities of: Boulder Junction, Butternut, Gleason, Medford, Merrill, Minocqua, Park Falls, Phillips, Prentice, Rib Lake, Stetsonville, Tomahawk, Woodruff.

Featured News

  • Scout Executive Forum
    Share your comments about what we are finding from our Unit Service Evaluation.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Contact Us

District Chair:
Jeremy Thompson

Vice-Chair of Program:
Irv Bork

District Commissioner:

Senior District Executive:
Steven Lowe

Upcoming Events

Join us a the monthly OA chapter meeting. Same place and time as Roundtable so that adults and youth can car pool... Right?   As...
Hanna Venture Base March 3-5 The following advancement opportunities will be available at the last winter camp weekend for 2017. Project...
Come race with us! Saturday, March 4th, 2017 Check-In begins at 10:00 AM Race will start at 11:00 AM Tomahawk School, Middle School Gym (1048 E...
March 11, 2017 Event...
The following Merit Badges will be offered at the University of Scouting event.  Visit the UOS page to learn more and register. Kayaking...
Welcome to the 2017 Samoset Council University of Scouting!  This is a program designed to offer a great deal of opportunities for all ages...
March 22 and March 23, 6 PM - 9 PM Marathon County Sheriff's Department, 500 Forest Street, Wausau Must attend both evenings and be in...
 The purpose of district meetings is to build momentum, provide group continuity, ensure good coordination, and to make specific assignments to...

 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.