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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It's nearly time to submit your Charter Renewal.

Posted on Nov 23 2014 - 7:29am

All Units please send a representative to the Volunteer Service Center on the Morning of Saturday December 6th, 8:30-11. Let's come together as a team and get our District DONE!!

Cub Scout Leader Training Opportunity Nov. 20th at Volunteer Service Center, 6:30-9:30 PM

Posted on Nov 16 2014 - 8:59am

    Attached you will find a flyer for a final Cub Leader training push that the Council Training Team has put together for the evening of November 20th.  We will offer all Cub Scout Leader training courses this evening at the VSC.  This is a great opportunity for current leaders to get trained and for incoming 2015 leaders to get prepared to take on their new position.  

CPR Saturday

Posted on Nov 16 2014 - 8:58am


sign up at http://www.atlantabsa.org/event/1583527

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:

Journey to Excellence Tally

Posted on Nov 9 2014 - 7:55am

Attention all Units!!  This is your last chance to finish up your JTE Checklist! Finish up your last Service Project. Get in your last campout. Finish up any last minute Training. Make sure all leaders have their YPT done. Get your JTE Checklist and get it ready for turn in on December 6th. We will have Charter Renewal Day at the Volunteer Service Center from 8-11. Turn in your JTE with your Charter Renewal. If you have any questions please come to the Roundtable at Oak Grove UMC on the 13th of November at 7:30 pm.

Charter Renewel Training and Submittal Day

Posted on Nov 2 2014 - 7:56am

To all Units: We are holding Charter Renewal Training and Submittal Day on Saturday Nov 8th. Please come to the VSC ready to submit. Have your Youth Protections updated and your Application Fees ready

Recruiter patch and waffles!

Posted on Oct 26 2014 - 7:37am

Any youth in a Scouting program (Cubs, Boy Scouts, Explorers, Venturers, Sea Scouts)  that recruits someone into their unit from now through November 26th will get a free Waffle House Waffle coupon, a genuine Waffle House water bottle, and the prestigious Recruiter Strip.  Your recruit must be registered to the BSA byNovember 26th to qualify.

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