Two Mountains District
District Position Name Phone Number
District Chairman Patti Wascavage
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570-606-5401
District Commissioner Don Kretchmer
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570-855-2552
District Executive Rachael Stark
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570-207-1227 x233

The Two Mountains District of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council, Boy Scouts of America serves the majority of Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. The District serves Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers and Explorers in the following School Districts:

Crestwood Dallas Greater Nanticoke
Hanover Area Lake Lehman Pittston Area
Tunkannock Area Wilkes-Barre Area Wyoming Area
  Wyoming Valley West  

Scroll down and click on the links at the bottom of this page for more detailed information about The Two Mountains District.

Congratulations to all of the Two Mountains District Units who have earned Journey to Excellence Awards for 2016 !!

CLICK HERE to see the list of all the units and their 2016 JTE award.

Northeastern Pennsylvania Council, Boy Scouts of America invites you to join us for our Veterans Recognition Breakfast. This special breakfast is to honor and recognize America's finest, our veterans; those who are here with us today and those who have given their lives for our freedom and security.

Prepare for Zombie Horde

October 13-15, 2017 at Camp Acahela

Cost $10 per person (Scouts and adults) on or before October 3rd

Cost $20 per person (Scouts and adults) after October 3rd

 Registration fee includes event patch, Troop ribbon, arrow kit (youth only) and all supplies needed to Prepare for Zombie Horde. You need to bring food, etc.

 Activities:

  1. Archery Range: Scouts will make an arrow that they will keep. They will learn to load a bullet. Shoot arrows at Zombie theme targets.
  2. Obstacle Course: Bouldering wall, Rope Bridge, Tire runs, Balance Beams, Ramp, Cargo Net, Net Crawl.  Prep for the zombie run.  Timed races one at a time and the best time out of three.
  3. Make traps and snare traps and learn about trapping.
  4. Shelter demonstration at base of Eagle Point in the Cave. Learn how make a fishing spear & keep it.
  5. Learn about water purification and the importance of hygiene during food preparation.
  6. Compass course game.
  7. Learn how to preserve food at the Twins Cabin.
  8. Zombie First Aid scenarios for the Scout survivors to treat. Second activity, Rescue carry relay races.
  9. Learn how to use wood tools. Use several styles of sharpening systems.  Scouts sharpen their own knife, saw, ax, and hatchet.  Cut wood in a safe zone with eye protection.

Camp:

  1. Zombie run through camp. It will be modeled after the popular zombie races.
  2. Campfire Site – Scout’s Own Service and Campfire Program
  3. Scouts own and campfire service held together back to back at the campfire site.
  4. Night tag with glow sticks at Activity Field. Healthy people have ring glow stick on belt and zombies pull them off

 

Congratulations to all of the Two Mountains District Units who have earned Journey to Excellence Awards for 2016 !!

Click the link below to see the list of all the units and the status levels that they have achieved.

Congratulations to all past recipients of the District Award of Merit from the Two Mountains District!

Click the link below to see the Honor Roll of past honorees. 

Upcoming Events

Sep
26

09/26/2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Sep
27

09/27/2017 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Sep
30

8:00 am 09/30/2017 - 12:30 pm 10/01/2017

Oct
4

10/04/2017 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Oct
4

10/04/2017 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm