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 WI 16 to Quarry Rd. You will see a sign on WI 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 two districts to serve all the units in the area. 

  • Cub Scouts
  • Scouts BSA / Venturing

See the District Page for more information.

 

Camp Decorah

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

Camp Staff Opportunities and Internships

 

Job Postings

Current job postings include:
Scouting Support Team Member

SCOUTING SUPPORT (DISTRICT EXECUTIVE TEAM) - FULL TIME EMPLOYMENT

AMERICORPS TEAM MEMBER _ PROGRAM AND PROPERTY SUPPORT (9-11 MONTH TERM)

More information about other employment opportunities can be found here

 

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:

Amy Bettis

Amy Bettis

Development Director

(608) 799-3170

Nikki  Burk

Nikki Burk

Office Team Member

(608) 784-4040

Joe Carlson

Joe Carlson

Council Executive

(608) 615-0298

Justin Pitz

Justin Pitz

Camp Caretaker

(608) 385-1821

Kelly Wilde

Kelly Wilde

Camp Decorah Camp Director

(608) 790-2864

Position Name Telephone
Development Director Amy Bettis (608) 799-3170 Email
Office Team Member Nikki Burk (608) 784-4040 Email
Council Executive Joe Carlson (608) 615-0298 Email
District Executive Kenzie DowHerold (608) 343-7976 Email
District Executive Ashleigh Kane Email
Camp Caretaker Justin Pitz (608) 385-1821 Email
Camp Decorah Camp Director Kelly Wilde (608) 790-2864 Email