Winter Events BSA

This winter we have many fun events throughout the council. With Beargrease and Klondike both taking place this February.

AH/GT Beargrease

BW/NL Klondike


Wilderness First Aid

Wilderness First Aid(WFA) prepares participants to identify and address medical issues that can arise in the backcountry. WFA is a 16 hour course and will be held March 4th & 5th 2023.

Register Here

Wood Badge 2023

Wood Badge is returning to the Voyageurs Area Council in 2023.  Wood Badge is the premium adult training open to all registered adult leaders from Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouts.   Join other leaders from across the council over two weekends in Northern Minnesota.  Participants will learn skills like listening, communicating, conflict management, project planning and leading change.  Click on the link below to register for VAC Wood Badge 2023.

Wood Badge Participant Registration

Wood Badge Staff Registration 

Scout Shop Adjusted Hours

Scout Shop will be closed the following dates:


January 2, 16

February 20

NYLT 2023

NYLT is an exciting, action-packed program
designed to provide all 13- to 17-year-old
youth members of the Boy Scouts of America
with leadership skills and experiences they
can use in their home units and in other
situations demanding leadership of self and

Stay tuned for more information regarding registration

The Voyageurs Area Council is a voluntary association of individuals, including representatives of organizations chartered by the Boy Scouts of America, whose purpose it is to promote the Scouting Program within 13 counties in Northeastern Minnesota, 4 counties in Northern Wisconsin, and Gogebic County in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Scout Me In – Cub Scouts


Scout Me In – Scouts BSA

Cub Scout Program

Youth Ages

Scouts BSA Program

Youth Ages

Venturing Program

Youth Ages

Exploring Program

Youth Ages

Sea Scouting Program

Youth Ages



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