Calling all bikers! Come join us Saturday, September 9 for a free breakfast before riding through the beautiful hills of North Georgia to enjoy a delicious lunch at Camp Rainey Mountain in Clayton. Proceeds from the annual TRAIL TO EAGLE motorcycle ride support the funding of scholarships for Scouts of the Northeast Georgia Council to attend the 24th World Scout Jamboree to be held at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in 2019.
For more information see: Trail To Eagle(1).pdf
September 9, 2017 (8:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Suwanee LDS Church, 4833 Suwanee Dam Road, Suwanee, GA 30024
Registration Fee will be $15.00 to cover the cost of training supplies and lunch.
Who should attend? All leaders eager to have a great pack outdoors program.
Is BALOO a required training? At least one adult on a pack overnighter must have completed Basic Adult
Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO).
BALOO is specifically designed for a Cub Scout leader who has minimal camping experience but wants to
plan and carry out an entry-level outdoor experience for the pack. The goal of this pack outdoor experience is to
provide a successful outing that is fun while being based on the principles of Cub Scouting.
Plese see the flyer at: baloo flyer 9 9 2017
Online Registration: TBD
Collins Hill High School 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Collins Hill High School 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Fall Family Camping
Camp Rainey Mountain
Whether you are brand new or an old hand at Scouting, learning how to lead a fun, exciting, and effective program is vital to your unit’s success. Join us to learn how to do it for the first time or to brush up on your skills.
Please see the flyer at: Apalachee Cub Leader 2017-18 ver1.3.pdf
For more information see: 2017 Webelos Woods Flyer.pdf
When: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
For details see our flyer: 017 Bike Rodeo Flyer (002).pdf
Online Registration: https://nega.tentaroo.com/event/2845/9616/Bike-Rodeo-2017
CAST YOURSELF AWAY
When: October 13 – 15, 2017
Where: Camp Rainey Mountain
Events and Contests on Saturday
Each unit should bring a volleyball and a roll of duct tape
See Flyer: camporee flier.pdf
Online Registration: https://nega.tentaroo.com/event/2845/9628/Fall-Camporee-2017
Mark your calendar for my favorite Scouting event:
The 60th ANNUAL JAMBOREE ON THE AIR (JOTA)
October 21st from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM at
VFW Post 5255, 368 Grayson Highway,
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
For details see our flyer at JOTA-2017.pdf or contact Steve Back. This is not just for Boy scouts. We welcome Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturing Scouts, Girl Scouts and anyone who wants to learn about Amateur Radio. We will be offering a Radio Merit Badge Class at JOTA. Signup for Radio Merit Badge
When: changed to Saturday, October 14th, 2017 (10:00 am– 2:00 pm)
Where: Bass Pro Shop Sugarloaf Mills
5900 Sugarloaf Pkwy Lawrenceville, Ga. 30043
Please see the flyer at: 2017.08.13 Tiger Fun Day flyer.pdf
Online Registration: https://nega.tentaroo.com/event/2845/9619/Tiger-Fun-Day-2017
When: October 27-29, 2017
Where: Camp Rainey Mountain
1494 Rainey Mountain Road, Clayton, GA 30525
• BB’s and Archery
• Tug of War
• Scout Skills
•Hike to Big Rock
• Skits and Songs
• Sunday Chapel
For information See: Fall Family Camping Flyer.pdf
Online Registration: https://nega.tentaroo.com/event/2845/9617/Fall-Family-Camping-2017
What: LOOP-A-RAMA - There will be one event/adventure offered for each rank that they will work on for the entirety of the event. These adventures would normally take a few weeks to complete in a pack but we are offering a crash course for them to earn it in 3 hours!
When: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 Classes will run from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Where: The trails at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center. These adventures will be completed entirely outside so please come prepared.
Cost: $10 early registration / $15 regular / $20 late includes your belt loop award (see registration form for deadlines) Onsite registration is $25.
Lunch: Please eat breakfast. There is no lunch provided.
For details see our flyer: 2017 Looparama flyer.pdf
Online Registration: https://nega.tentaroo.com/event/2845/9618/Loop-a-rama-2017
Alcovy OldTimers Yule Log
Who: All Sweetwater and Apalachee Scout Troops, Crews, Teams & Posts
What: Yule Log is an annual food drive combined with camping, field meet skill events, Yule Log hunt, a great meal, and a special seasonal campfire
Where: Scoutland, on beautiful Lake Lanier 3685 Looper Lake Road, Gainesville, GA
When: Friday through Sunday, DECEMBER 8-10, 2017
Troops are welcome to camp the entire weekend, or just come for the field events on Saturday
How Much: $5 per person + gift card and canned good donations to local food co-ops. All paid attendees will receive lunch & event patch. Register by Unit at Apalachee & Sweetwater September, October & November roundtables.
Please Review the Yule Log Flyer 2017.pdf and the 2017 Yule Log Guide 091317.pdf
For additional information download our flyer: Live the Adventure -onlineflyer.pdf
January 20th, 2018
Gwinnett Environmental Heritage Center
(2020 Cleanwater Drive, Buford Ga. 30519)
Join us as we celebrate another great year in Scouting in the Apalachee District! We will recognize our District Award of Merit recipients with many other awards to be handed out that night! Be there for the fun and fellowship with your Scouting friends and neighbors.
Information Link: 2018 District banquet.pdf
Registration Link: https://nega.tentaroo.com/event/2845/9620/Leader-Banquet-2018
The 2018 Northeast Georgia Wood Badge course will be held at Scoutland in Gainesville, GA over the weekends of April 27-29, 2018 and May 18-20, 2018. Participants must attend both weekends. This is the only time Wood Badge will be offered in NEGA during 2018.
Week 1: April 27-29, 2018 Friday to Sunday
Week 2: May 18-20, 2018 Friday to Sunday
Registration will open very soon so be sure to check back … this is the only course for NEGA this year and it will fill up fast!
September 14-16, 2018
SEPTEMBER 28-30, 2018
Camp Rainey Mountian
Boy Scout Leader Training
Leader Specific Training required for all Scoutmasters & Assistants. Fall: Training at New Prospect UMC 2018 Buford Dam Rd. Buford, GA. Sept. 13 & 20 7:00pm-9:30pm. Cost for Fall Course is $6.00. Bring Leaders Guide & Boy Scout Handbook for this course. Proof of current Youth Protection Training must be provided at check in for all leaders attending.
See Apalachee District Boy Scout Leader Training 2017.pdf for registration.
Serving for the Community
Serving for the Environment
Please see our Civic Service Page:
The 24th World Scout Jamboree
Summit Bechtel Reserve
July 22nd - August 2nd
Current information is available at 2019 wsj 052617.pdf
Check the web site (http://2019wsj.org) for links to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
"Unlock a New World" of fun and adventure with the 2019 World Scout Jamboree!