Welcome to the Scouting program in the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council! We are happy to have you and your family. To better serve our memberships, the Scouting program is divided into age appropriate units. You can also see what is happening around you by choosing your District.
Districts allow the Scouting fun to be close to home for all of our members. Don’t forget we are one big Scouting Family so you can go to events in any district and even other councils!
- Fort Brooke District the northern half of Hillsborough County
- Lake Region District Hardee County, Highlands County, and the eastern half of Polk County
- Miccosukee District northern Pinellas County, from 54th Avenue North up to the Pinellas/Pasco county line
- Skyway District St. Petersburg south of 54th Avenue North
- Suncoast District Pasco County – including Trinity, New Port Richey, Land O’Lakes, Dade City, Zephyrhills, and Wesley Chapel.
- Thunderbird District the western half of Polk County
- Timucua District the southern half of Hillsborough County
- Withlacoochee District Citrus, Hernando and Sumter counties combined
Resources for Youth Participants
Here is the information you need to succeed in your Scouting Program.
Information on training opportunities for youth including NYLT, Den Chief, PowderHorn and more.
Resources for Adult Leaders
Here is the information you need to help us give a successful Scouting Program.
Annual Unit Program Planning
Tools developed to assist you with your Annual Unit Program Planning Conference.
Information for district volunteers including the Council Event and Activity Guide.
Information on the various adult training opportunities including Wood Badge and Powder Horn.
Multi-Unit Event Form
If your unit is looking to do an event with another unit, this form must be completed and submitted to council.
From Den Leader Service awards to the Silver Beaver. Find out about the many awards Scouting offers its leaders.
From program areas to training and more find out about the different volunteer committees in our council.
Commissioners are district and council volunteer leaders who help Scout units succeed.
Member Recognition Events
Events for youth and adult leaders. Silver Beaver, Eagle Banquet, NOESA
Council Recognition Banquet
We honor our Silver Beaver recipients and other volunteers at a formal dinner.
National Resources and Opportunities
Information from the National Council.