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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Recharter turn in Dec. 5th 9 - 11:30 am at Volunteer Service Center

Posted on Nov 21 2015 - 10:16pm


Recharter Turn-IN Dec. 5th 9 - 11:30 AM at the Volunteer Service Center, 1800 Circle 75 Parkway Atlanta

  • All recharters are due at this time. Please plan to send one representative with your final roster and any new applications with payment to complete your recharter for this year.

Winter Camp at Bert Adams Dec 27 - 31

Posted on Nov 21 2015 - 10:16pm

Winter resident camp for Boy Scouts and Venturers at Bert Adams Scout Reservation.  Camp includes full dining hall service, camping in the Adventure Camp, merit badge courses, and much more.  Our staff will be made up of all-stars from the Woodruff and Bert Adams staffs.

CPR SATURDAY December 12

Posted on Nov 21 2015 - 10:15pm

The Atlanta Area Council is a proud partner with the American Red Cross to provide CPR and basic first aid certifications to the Scouting community and general public.  CPR Saturday happens twice every year at the Boy Scouts Volunteer Service Center, once in December and once in the spring.  These certification days offer several certification levels and are open to anyone who is interested in participating. Three different certifications will be offered:

Cub leader training Nov 19 at Atlanta Area Council

Posted on Nov 15 2015 - 6:35am


Cub Scout Leader Training for all Positions

Thursday Evening -  November 19, 2015 beginning at 6:30pm to 9:00pm at the Atlanta Area Council Volunteer Service Center (1800 Circle 75 Parkway, SE, Atlanta, GA)

Courses include:

Nuclear Science MB day at Ga Tech November 14

Posted on Nov 2 2015 - 4:18pm

Nuclear Science Merit Badge will be offered Nov. 14 from 9 am to 3 pm at Georgia Tech.

Cost is $10 per Scout. For more information and to register visit this link:

Philmont 2016 Slots Available

Posted on Nov 1 2015 - 6:39am

A troop in our district will be traveling to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico next summer.  The dates of the trip are July 19 to August 3, 2016.  Due to cancellations, the troop has room for a few additional scouts and scouters.

BSA Troop # 0

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