Three Trails District Activities and Camping

Cub Family Campout

April 28-29, 2023 | American Legion Farm

Our Cub Scout Family Campout is a great way for Scouts and their families to explore the great outdoors. This overnight campout will feature games and activities designed for the entire family. Open to Cub Scouts and their families from Blue Elk, North Star & Three Trails Districts, advance reservations are available now for only $15 per person.

All participants must complete parts A&B of the BSA Health Form

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Leader Guide


January 20-22, 2023 | Longview Lake Group Organized Area, Jackson County

Your troop, crew and Webelos will not want to miss more new programs and new prizes for all sleds participating. Test your Scouting Skills against the best in the Three Trails and Spirit Trail Districts. Webelos, AOL are also invited to participate in the day program.

Register Now Leader Guide

  • Registration Cost is $13.00 for Scouts, Scouters, Webelos, Venturers, Adults 
  • Camping is optional but available Friday and Saturday night(s) at a cost of $1.00 per person per night.
  • If you are interested in help staff a program area, please contact Jim Salsibury.

Need more information contact – Jim Salisbury, (816) 868-0805  /

2023 Merit Badge Academy

February 4th 2023, 9:00 am- 4:00 pm 

Summit Lakes Middle School (3500 SW Windemere Drive, Kansas City, MO 64114)

Scouts will be able to participate in up to 2 Eagle required merit badges. Scouts should look over requirements for the course, and come prepared with the listed prerequisites, and be ready to discuss them with the counselor, to ensure they can walk away with all merit badges they sign up for.

Registration is live. To keep it as district sign ups only for the first 2 weeks we would like you to keep the link within your units to make sure our Three Trails people have access to it first. 

Registration Open  Merit Badge Class List

If you have any questions please reach out to Larry Beauchamp at

Spring Cub Scout Family Campout

Spring 2023

Date: April 28-29th, 2023 | Location: Legion Farms


Three Trails District Dinner and Award Banquet

February 25th, 2023 | 6:00 PM
IBEW Local Union 124 - 301 E 103 Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64131 

Join us in celebrating the leaders in our community, and we need your help to recognize our outstanding scouting leaders for all they do to deliver the promise of scouting. We will recognize our Silver Beaver award recipients and our New Eagle Scouts. Please use the links below to nominate scouters and their spouses for any of the following awards, Silver Acorn, Silver Oak Leaf, Three Trails Scoutmaster of the Year, and Three Trails Cubmaster of the Year.

Registration Closed

Reach out to Rick Cowart, Lynn Houston at, or Tom Fyffe at


Roundtable is hosted the first Thursday of the month


  • January 5, 2023 – Blue & Gold, Crossovers and the Paperwork Trail
  • February 6, 2023 – Cub Scout Summer Camps and Troop High Adventures
  • March 2, 2023 – Cub Pack Summer Time Pack Award, Tribe of Mic-O-Say updates
  • April 6, 2023 – Cub Scouts preparing to go Camping, Order of the Arrow updates
  • May 4, 2023 – Program Activities Fair
  • June 1, 2023 – Let’s start thinking about Fall Recruitment

Fall Camporee

January 20-22, 2023 | Longview Lake Group Organized Area, Jackson County

Your troop, crew and Webelos will not want to miss more new programs and new prizes for all sleds participating. Webelos, AOL are also invited to participate in the day program.


Fall Cubscout Family Campout

Fall 2023

Date: September 29-30th, 2023 | Location: Legion Farms

Heart of America Council Activities Link


Discover High Adventure

Three Trails will be hosted a workshop for Scout Leaders introducing them to High Adventure all across our nation. This workshop was for Scout Leaders teaching them how to plan, prepare, and implement a High Adventure Program within your Troop or Venture Crew using BSA and Council Resources. 

For more information and assistance, please contact Dan Hughes, High Adventure Chair for the District at 816-560-9582 email to

Community Service

Link to council page:

Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venture Scouts are encouraged to participate in local and council community projects and record the hours donated using the Journey to Excellence (JTE) website. It is recommended you first visit the above council Community Service page to familiarize yourself with the process before logging in for the first time. Recording service hours is quick and easy including setting up the account for the first time. You will need your Unit ID to create the account. This Unit ID can be obtained from your District Activity Chair or District Executive.

Contact Activities and Service Chair for additional assistance, I will be happy to meet with your unit to assist you getting started.

Three Trails Activities and Service Chair
Brad Lane