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Alpine District

Alpine District

Welcome to the Alpine District website.The Alpine District serves the greater communities of Fall CityIssaquahNorth BendSammamishSnoqualmie, portions of Newcastle, and the Renton Highlands since 1996. There are 102 Scouting units with more than 750 registered adult volunteers serving over 2,100 youth throughout our district. If you are interested in learning more about Scouting, please contact or visit one of the Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, or Venturing Crews in our community.

Reminder: District Committee Meetings are now held on the first Thursday of each month. The time and location are the same - 7pm at the Issaquah Sportsman's Club.

Sale dates: Available dates at the stores listed below are Friday evenings, Saturdays, and Sundays starting Friday, August 18th, running through Sunday, October 15th, 2017.

To enter the lottery

To be considered for one of these stores, packs and troops within the Alpine District need to send an email to Mike McLean at michaeltmclean@hotmail.com no later than July 25th, 2017.

In the email, please list your preferred stores, and preferred weekend dates (please be specific) in ranked order of preference. All units in the lottery will be drawn at random after July 25th, and in order drawn, stores will be allocated by preference order.

Please download this flyer for more information:
pdf Alpine District Site Sales Reservation Process 2017 v2  (updated 7/20/17)

2017 Alpine Day Camp Alpine Day Camp
August 1-4, 2017
Royal Arch Park, Maple Valley

$105 regular price/$80 early-bird price
Early bird payment deadline June 15, 2017

Come Explore Cubs At Sea!
Ahoy, Maties!  Set sail for fun and adventure -- archery, BB guns, crafts, hammers & saws.  Repel boarders!  Hunt for treasure!  Get lost on a desert isle!  And much, much, more!

Camp format and dates
Alpine day camp runs Tuesday August 1st to Thursday August 3, 9am to 4pm, Friday August 4 9am to 2pm

How to register
Pack day camp coordinators need to collect paperwork from each family and adult leader attending camp. Each scout family and adult leader needs to register online, adult leaders need to provide Youth Protection Certificate before attending.  See the flyer and Day Camp website linked below for more information.

More Information

http://alpinedaycamp.webs.com

icon2017 Alpine Day Camp Flyer

2017 Alpine Webelos WoodsWebelos Woods
Saturday, September 30th to Sunday, October 1st, 2017
Camp Pigott

A fun, achievement filled weekend!

Webelos Woods has activities for Cubs, Training for Leaders, Information for Parents – Games for All

Who: Webelos I and II Cub Scouts from Alpine District and their parents
Where: Camp Pigott near Monroe Washington.
When: Saturday Sept 30th, 8:00AM – Sunday Oct 1st, 11:00AM
What: An overnight camping activity to explore What Boy Scouts is like
Why: FUN! Light a fire! Learn to cook outdoors! Be a victim! Learn First Aid! Get lost in the woods! Find your way home!

A chance to meet Local Troops and Scouts
An opportunity to work on Cast Iron Chef, Camper and Castaway signoffs.
Camp with your Son in a Scout Camp!
Share in a Campfire Program!

Cost: Webelos Scout - $35, Parent - $5, Webelos Den Leader - $5

Activities
Boys will rotate through Skill Stations Saturday morning and afternoon. (fire building and safety, first aid, backpack cooking,…)
Parents will learn about the BSA program, the transition to Boy Scouts, essential camping skills, gear choices, ask Scoutmasters questions and have a tour of camp to see the stations.

How to register
Let your Pack know about Webelos Woods and register now! 

CLICK TO REGISTER: Alpine District Webelos Woods 2017 Registration

More Information

  pdf 2017 Alpine Webelos Woods Flyer

BSA is changing policy regarding tour plans and is no longer requiring them. A cross-functional team has completed an evaluation of the BSA's Tour and Activity Plan, resulting in a recommendation to terminate the plan effective April 1, 2017. We recognize that those who were using the tool may wish to know why so the following FAQs have been developed.  Please review this document for details regarding tour plans:

pdf Tour and Activity Plan Termination FAQ

To link Alpine Calendar to gmail:


In gmail calendar, on the left side there's an "Other calendars" heading with a down arrow button on the RIGHT.  Click it and select "Add by URL" in the box that shows asking for the URL paste the following link:
webcal://ics.teamup.com/feed/ks395e46acc6466c26/1744442.ics
 
Linking other types of email clients:
 
 
Roundtable Flyer image
Thank you to Mt Olympus District for this flyer.
The Chief Seattle Council is divided into 12 districts with leadership provided by the District Executive, District Chairman, and the District Commissioner.  Except for the District Executive, the committee is staffed by volunteers.
 
Annual events within Alpine District include:
  • Camporee (April 27th to 29th, 2018)
  • Klondike Derby (February 2nd to 4th, 2018)
  • Cub Scout Day Camp (August 1st to 4th, 2017)
  • Friends of Scouting
  • Unit/District Recognition Dinner (May 10th, 2018)
  • District Pinewood Derby (April 21st, 2018)
  • Scouting for Food (March 10th and March 17th, 2018)
  • Webelos Woods (Weblos Den & Boy Scout Troop camping & learning event)
  • Various Training Events throughout the year

District Meetings: The Alpine District Committee meets at the Sportsman Club in Issaquah on the first Thursday of every month at 7:00 pm. All are welcome. The voting members of the Alpine District consist of volunteer representatives from each chartered organization having at least one BSA unit, plus annually elected members-at-large who in turn elect the District Chair.