About Us & Scout Shop

Gateway Area Council serves the Coulee Region

The Gateway Area Council #624, headquartered in La Crosse, serves Scouts in Wisconsin and Minnesota. 

 

Directions to Council Office:  see map to the right.  (Some GPS directions can be incorrect.  Make sure you take State Rd 16 to Quarry Rd.  You will see a sign on Rt. 16 saying, "Boy Scouts of America"

 

Scout Shop

The Scout Shop is the place to register for a program, buy uniforms or equipment, manage advancement and purchase awards, etc.

 

Districts

The Council is divided into three districts to serve all the units in the area. 

  • Seven Rivers- Houston County (MN), La Crosse, Onalaska, Prairie du Chien, Stoddard
  • The Great Soaring Eagle- Buffalo & Trempealeau Counties, Holmen
  • Winding Trails- Jackson, Monroe, Juneau, Vernon, Crawford Counties, West Salem, Bangor

See the District Map for more information.

 

Camp Decorah

Camp Decorah has great facilities for camping, hiking, outdoor adventure as well as meeting facilities!

Camp Staff Opportunities and Internships

 

Order of the Arrow

Ni-Sanak-Tani Lodge #381

 

Newsletters

You can view our Council Newsletters for summaries of all council events and activities.

 

Council Staff Organization:

Becky Bieze

Becky Bieze

Accounting Specialist

(608) 386-7049

Joe Carlson

Joe Carlson

Council Executive

(608) 615-0298

Kevin Corkin

Kevin Corkin

Development Director

(608) 284-8601

Matt Flickema

Matt Flickema

District Executive - Seven Rivers

(231) 622-2460

Daniel Gatica

Daniel Gatica

District Executive - Soaring Eagle

(608) 799-5481

Lisa Tippery

Lisa Tippery

Registrar/Fund Development Assistant

(608) 784-4040 x21

 Vacant

Vacant

A. Winding Trails District Executive

Emmy Videen

Emmy Videen

Camp Decorah Ranger

(608) 526-6418

Position Name Telephone
Accounting Specialist Becky Bieze (608) 386-7049 Email
Council Executive Joe Carlson (608) 615-0298 Email
Development Director Kevin Corkin (608) 284-8601 Email
District Executive - Seven Rivers Matt Flickema (231) 622-2460 Email
District Executive - Soaring Eagle Daniel Gatica (608) 799-5481 Email
Scout Shop Manager Scout Shop Mgr (608) 784-4040 Email
Registrar/Fund Development Assistant Lisa Tippery (608) 784-4040 x21 Email
A. Winding Trails District Executive Vacant Email
Camp Decorah Ranger Emmy Videen (608) 526-6418 Email
Camp Decorah Camp Director Kelly Wilde (608) 790-2864 Email