Welcome Scouts, Parents and Scouters to the Hightower Trail District Web Site

We are the Scouts (youth), Volunteer Scouters (adult leaders) and Professional Scouters (BSA employees) of northern DeKalb County, Georgia. We are members of the Boy Scouts of America, a member national organization of the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
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Popcorn orders due 10/26 in online system

Posted on Oct 23 2016 - 6:49am

Units selling should place their order by 10/26.  The popcorn will be ready for pickup 11/12 at Eagle Rock Distributing in Norcross.


Recharter important dates for help sessions/ turn in dates

Posted on Oct 23 2016 - 6:43am

Recharter is the time of year where each scout group updates their member roster for the coming year and renews their BSA registration.

Help sessions:

Roundtable Nov. 10th at Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church, 1660 N Decatur Rd., Atlanta 30307

Posted on Oct 23 2016 - 6:42am

Gathering and refreshments 6:30 pm, opening 7pm, program concludes at 8:30 pm

November's Roundtable is hosted by Troop 18 and Pack 6.

Sessions include a caving presentation, recharter how to, pinewood derby, blue and gold/ crossover, Scoutbook, and more!

Camporee 2017 Feb. 24-26 at Bert Adams

Posted on Oct 23 2016 - 6:42am

   The Hightower Trail Camporee will continue with their tradition of programming excellence and high quality activities when the 2017 Camporee is held on February 24-26, 2017 at Camp Bert Adams. Etowah Chapter will run the Camporee as to provide service to Scouting.

Merit Badge University October 15 at Oglethorpe University

Posted on Oct 9 2016 - 6:32am

Merit Badge University is a quality Merit Badge program that helps Scouts learn about different fields of knowledge. By recruiting experienced professional counselors, Scouts receive an unparalleled experience.

Spookyree camping for cub scouts at Bert Adams Scout Camp

Posted on Oct 9 2016 - 6:28am

Spooky-ree is a fall themed weekend filled with a fall festival, creepy-crawly nature show, pumpkin carving and decorating, archery, BBs, s'mores, and a campfire. The highlight of the weekend is the Trick-or-Treating Trail for all Scouts and an extra spooky haunted trail for the older Scouts and adults.

BSA Troop # 0

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