Golf Outing

Golf at the La Crosse Country Club to support Gateway Scouting!

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Cub Scout Recruitment

Find resources to help with Cub Scout recruiting this fall!

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OA Induction

Complete your induction into the Order of the Arrow, Scouting's National Honor Society!

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Cub Scout Recruting

Cub Scout Recruiting Leader Resources

Here are the Fall 2020 Cub Scout Recruiting Resources to help your pack recruit new Cub Scout families.


Planning Calendar

Program Calendar Planning 

This upcoming Scout year, it is more important than ever to have engaging and robust program calendars for the entire year to keep our Scouts engaged and attract new Scout families!  Each unit should have:

  • Fun outdoor activities and camping plans
  • Fun pack or troop meeting ideas
  • Interactive advancement ideas
  • Meaningful service ideas
  • Impactful community presence ideas

To learn more and access the documents from the kick-off meetings, go to Annual Program Calendar Planning

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Join the Council Team!

Office Team Member Job Posting - Gateway Scouting is seeking a team member who can be the front-line customer service specialist who also assists with a variety of general tasks to help support the office operations at the council office in La Crosse.

District Executive Job Posting - Gateway Scouting is seeking someone with a Bachelor's Degree for an entry-level District Executive position who is prepared to accept the challenge to engage youth and volunteers in the Sparta/Tomah area.

Camp Ranger Job Posting - Provide property maintenance and impact youth and the community as the Camp Decorah Ranger / Program Specialist. This is a full-time position supporting the operations of Camp Decorah, located on the Black River between Holmen and Galesville.


Restart Scouting

Restart Scouting

The Gateway Area Council is excited to provide to our units the Restarting Scouting information and documentation needed for any unit to re-engage in in-person unit meetings, activities, outings and/or service.

Here is a 5 Step Restart process for all units and registered members/families to follow prior to re-engaging at any level of in-person participation.

Here is more information and latest updates.


Eagle Scout Project Map

Eagle Scout Project Map

Check out the online Eagle Scout Project Map to see the impact the Eagle Scouts have made in our community!


Scouting at Home


Scouting at Home

Did you earn your Scouting at Home patch?  Order yours today: Scouting at Home


Scouting Parents!

Check out and share your story of how scouting has made a difference to your scout and to your family!


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