• Welcome to the Saugahatchee District

    Welcome to the Saugahatchee District

    The Saugahatchee District supports an outstanding group of units and Scouts in east Alabama. The District Leadership is dedicated growing our Scouting program in order to positively impact the lives of as many young men as possible.
  • Prepared for Life!

    Prepared for Life!

    Scouts are Prepared for life . . . as individuals of strong character, as competent and productive citizens, as supportive family members, and as leaders in the community.
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    Join Scouting

    Becoming a Scout is easy! You can start at any time of the year. All you need to do to get started is to find a unit that you want to join. Do you have questions or just want to talk to someone? Use our Contact Form and we'll get right in touch with you. Find a Unit   Contact Us
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Welcome!

Welcome to the Saugahatchee District website. We hope that this site provides the information needed by our units and Scouts. We exist to support the Scouting program in Lee County in East Alabama. The Saugahatchee District is part of the Chattahoochee Council of the Boy Scouts of America.

Annual Health and Medical Record

Are you going to summer camp? Cub Day Camp? attending an Adult Training weekend?

Then you will likely need to update your annual health and medical record form. Here is a link to the current form on the BSA National website:

http://www.scouting.org/filestore/HealthSafety/pdf/680-001_ABC.pdf

Where to go camping

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    The District Camping Committee has made available the award-winning "Where to go Camping Guide" put together by the Chattahoochee 204 Order of the Arrow Lodge in 2009. The fifty-one page guide may be downloaded to your computer using the link below. Many thanks to the Lodge for this valuable resource.

Attachments:
Download this file (Where to Go Camping Guide.pdf)Where to go Camping Guide[ ]1066 kB

Lee County Scouts at Philmont


The group atop Window Rock at Philmont: Bottom row (L to R) Jake Camp, Andrew Stanford, George Abraham, Dakota Burkhalter, Davis Baird, Andrew Sellers – Top row (L to R) Andrew Baird, Will Pendleton, Robert Perry, Joseph Farrow, Brian Moore, Cameron Nix


     Lee County Boy Scouts departed Auburn on June 14 for Philmont Scout Ranch in northern New Mexico — the Boy Scouts of America’s largest national high-adventure base — to complete a 12-day backpacking trek as part of the Chattahoochee Council contingent. The 12 members of Expedition 617-R, led by Troop 50 Scoutmaster Andrew Baird, included Scouts and leaders from Troops 15, 50, and 128 — with all but one making the trip to Philmont for the first time.

     Philmont covers 137,000 acres — about 214 square miles — of rugged mountain wilderness in the Sangre de Cristo (Blood of Christ) range of the Rocky Mountains. Philmont, just outside Cimarron, New Mexico, is situated among high mountains with rough terrain, beautiful scenery, and bountiful plants and wildlife. Phillips 66 founder Waite Phillips donated the land to the Boy Scouts in 1938, making 2013 the 75th anniversary of the base. Today, Philmont operates 34 staffed camps and 55 trail camps, with a seasonal staff of 1,000 and more than 22,000 Scouts who participate in the various backcountry programs.

Read more: Lee County Scouts at Philmont