Welcome to the Gateway District!
The Mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral decisions throughout their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
2015 Klondike Derby
The Gateway District Klondike "Wild Yukon Carnival" is just around the corner on February 6th through 8th at Reverends Ridge in Golden Gate State Park. The Klondike Winter Games (Derby) is a special event in our district each year. Scout Troops will camp out over the weekend, Friday-Sunday, and Webelos will arrive early Saturday morning and spend the day. Troops also have the option of coming just for Saturday if they desire. Get more information and register here.
The popcorn sale has been extended! Now earn up to 45% commission. Check out the new flyers below.
Fill out and submit the Join Night Information form, and the district membership team will prepare flyers for you, provide stickers, yard signs, buddy cards, and other materials for you. Neatness counts on this form. What you type in will be what you see on your materials. We are here to help so please reach out to us and let us know what we can do for you!
If you need assistance or more information, contact Tobin Truslow or David Mancinelli
Journey to Excellence
Journey to Excellence is the new performance recognition program for Councils, Districts, and Units. This new program uses a balanced approach and key performance indicators to measure performance versus process, encourage and reward success, and achieve the mission. This form is due at the November roundtable.
Here are the requirements of the corresponding unit types: pack, troop, crew, and team.
For more information about this program or for any questions, please contact your commissioner.
Cub Scout Recruitment Helps:
Troop/Crew Recruitment Helps:
2014 Gateway District Klondike Games
Get ready for some fun in the snow at our annual Klondike Games! Feb 6th - 8th at Golden Gate Canyon State Park. Theme is Wild Yukon Carnival.
The Klondike event is open to all Boy, Venture, and Varsity Scouts. Any Boy, Venture, and Varsity scouts can attend as a participant or as a staff member. If scheduling or skills, is a problem, they have an option to attend for the main events on Saturday February 7. We would also like Scouting units to connect with their affiliated Cub Scout Packs to provide detailed information – so start your networking now!
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If you are needing help with your Scouting Unit, please feel free to reach out to District Executives Tobin Truslow and David Mancinelli. For further assistance, you can reach out to your Commissioners.