Scout Day at Dinosaur Ridge

Come join us for Scout Day at Dinosaur Ridge on Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Dinosaur Ridge Visitor Center at 16831 W. Alameda Parkway, Morrison, CO  80465.

This event is for all Cub Scouts, Webelos and Boy Scouts.

Scientists will be manning booths and educational sites along Dinosaur Ridge to teach about geology, paleontology, astronomy and other science topics.

Earn Geology Merit Badges, Academic Pins and Belt Loops.

Regular registration closes April 23, 2017, late registrations are accepted until the day of the event for an extra $1 per person fee. Walk-in registrations is allowed on the day of (for $6 per Scout, $4 per non-Scout) but is not encouraged. There will be no late registration for Merit Badge candidates.

Cost is $5 ($6 late)* Non-Scouts $4, Parking is $5 per car. Event day patches are an additional $3.

*Walk-in registration is $6 for Scouts.

For more information, please call 303.697.3466 x 101.
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A Disabilities Resources Fair

Special Needs District Roundtable Presents:

A Disabilities Resources Fair

For Adult Leaders, Parents, Camp Counselors, Scouts, Staff, and other Interested Folks

Meet with community agencies and service providers to learn about the special
needs services they provide.

When:        Saturday, April 22, 2017

Time:          9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Where:       Frederic C. Hamilton Scout Headquarters, 10455 W. 6th Ave., (closest major intersection is W. 6th Ave. & Kipling St.),

Anschutz Conference Rooms (park & enter on east side)


Rooney Road Recycling Center Needs help with E-Day Recycling

Need some community Service? Want to help encourage recycling? Want to Support Earth Day 2018

Rooney Road Recycling Center Foundation with their Earth Day E-Waste Collection on Saturday at the Lakewood Heritage Center. The collection is from 10am to 3pm on Saturday, 4/22.

They need older scouts or adult leaders to help guide traffic into the queue and to help move electronics from vehicles to collection bins. This has historically been a very popular event, which was cancelled last year due to snow.

A Signup Genius link for people to sign up to volunteer to help is located at:

The Rooney Road Recycling Center is a small foundation that helps support the Rooney Road Recycling Center as well as providing public outreach as to the need for proper recycling and disposal of household hazardous chemicals and other materials. Any help you can give me in scaring up a few more volunteers is much appreciated!



Chris Naber

Environmental Coordinator

City of Golden

1445 10th St.

Golden, CO 80401

303-384-8183, Office

303-384-8161, Fax


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Say Boy Scouts at Buffalo Wild Wings Lakewood City Commons and Part of the Check goes to the BSA

Buffalo Wild Wings at Lakewood City Commons, 415 S Wadsworth Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80226 is going to give Timberline District 10% of their sales for April, May and June. All you have to say before you order is that you are with the Boy Scouts

Tell your friends, Tell your Enemies, Tell everyone to go eat at BWW and say Boy Scouts!!!

Still some great opportunities at Philmont this Year

2017 Summer Opportunities Available!
Do you want to visit Philmont Scout Ranch THIS summer? We have slots available all over the Ranch! From cavalcades, exhibitions & individual treks to the Philmont Training Center & seasonal staff positions, we’re sure we have an adventurous summer opportunity for you!
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Cavalcade Availability

Want to experience the Ranch on horseback? Make that dream come true this summer! Philmont Cavalcades are similar to regular expeditions except that, instead of hiking, crews ride horses through the rugged mountain wilderness like the famous trappers who first explored the west. This eight-day trek throughout Philmont’s backcountry experiences program opportunities such as rock climbing & rappelling, challange events and spar pole climbing. The final day of the Cavalcade is spent in competition at an equestrian gymkhana. Cavalcades are allowed 10 to 15 people per crew. To inquire about a Philmont Cavalcade, email Philmont at camping or call us at (575) 376-2281.

Learn More About Philmont Cavalcades!
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12 & 7-Day Trek Availability

Take a hike through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of northern New Mexico on a 12 or 7-Day exhibition at Philmont Scout Ranch like the famous trappers who first explored the West. Participants will experience a number of backcountry trail and staff camps while also participating in a number of program activities. Help rebuild the Continental Tie and Lumber Company railroad through the Ponil Canyon, pan for gold outside Cypher’s Mine, or climb to the top of Philmont’s 12,441 ft. Baldy Mountain for breathtaking panoramic views. Whatever adventure you desire, we’re bound to have it. Sign up today!

Check 12 & 7-Day Trek Availability
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Individual Trek Availability

Still craving that Philmont experience, but don’t have a crew to enjoy it with? Fear no more because you can come to Philmont on your own this summer! You’re invited to sign up individually for any of the Ranch’s Individual Treks. Delve into the ecology and conservation work behind Philmont as part of the Roving Outdoor Conservation School Trek, Trail Crew Trek, STEM Trek or Order of the Arrow Trail Crew Trek. Test your limits on a 21 day Rayado trek, improve your horsemanship on Ranch Hands, or find the perfect adventures on NAYLE and the Philmont Training Center’s Mountain Trek. Sign up now and be prepared for the adventure of a lifetime.

Check Individual Trek Availability
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The Philmont Training Center

“The National Training Center of the Boy Scouts of America”

Each summer the PTC offers the best in BSA leadership training. This summer there are over 90 courses to choose from, with 30 brand new programs to offer. Best part? While you’re soaking up knowledge from the best scouters in the country, your family could be soaking up fun through a variety of age appropriate activities and programs, including programs for spouses! Sign up now to bring you and your family to the Philmont Training Center this summer!

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Summer Staff Positions

Each summer, more than 23,000 scouts travel from all corners of the US and abroad to participate in the rich backcountry program and trekking opportunities available at Philmont Scout Ranch. The Ranch hires more than 1,100 summer staff to fill over 130 unique positions around the ranch to support backcountry programs, food service, retail operations, the Philmont Training Center, maintenance, conservation, ranching, medical services and administrative positions. Throughout the summer, staff will have time to hike on over 300 miles of trail, participate in program activities at any of the Ranch’s 36 staffed backcountry camps, and visit any desired scenic spots across the ranch. Download and send in your application today for a chance to work at Philmont this summer!

Download a Staff Application Now!
See you at the Ranch!
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