Natchez Trace

photo of a boy scout.

The Natchez Trace District serves Williamson County in the Western Service Area. In 2009, the Natchez Trace district provided Scouting to over 3,000 Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturers as well 250 Explorers.

Some of the highlighted programs for the district include annual camporees, cub and family camping, a pinewood derby race, day camp and service projects. For a complete list of upcoming events click on the calendar.

 

 

District Chairman:
Paul Kleine-Kracht
Paul@c3-consult.com

District Commissioner:
Craig Burford
leakingtent@gmail.com

District Camping Chairman:
Jeff Green

Order of the Arrow Advisor
Bobby Brown
bwbrowncpa@juno.com

District Executive
Logan McCoy
lmccoy@mtcbsa.org

New District Executive Announced
The Middle Tennessee Council is proud to introduce Logan McCoy as the Natchez Trace District Executive serving Williamson County. Logan is a native of Jackson, TN but is now living in Nashville, he is engaged to be married next April to his fiancé Haley. Logan is looking forward to being involved in the community and helping families become a part of the Scouting program. He attended Camp Mack Morris, Camp Boxwell, and many other camps across the south during his time in Troop 115 in Jackson. He also attended Philmont Scout Ranch in the summer of 2008 and did Trek 36, which included over 125 miles of hiking. Logan is a graduate of Union University and is an Eagle Scout who enjoys the outdoors. He is also a Brotherhood member in the Order of the Arrow.

Persons wishing more information may contact Logan McCoy at (731) 225-4468 or lmccoy@mtcbsa.org.

Scout Spring Activities in the Trace
Spring brings many activities to the Trace. Twenty–four leaders have taken part in our second Wilderness First Aid Course. Wilderness First Aid is required to go to any of the National High Adventure Bases. In addition, the Trace had a CPR Training in March as well as BALOO for Cub Scout Leaders.

The Natchez Trace Spring Camporee will be held on April 10th – 12th. Come out to the Kingdom of Natchez Trace and help save the queen! Richard Cole has put together an incredible program this year.

Cub Scout Spring Activities in the Trace
Boy Scouts aren’t the only ones that are having fun! The District Pinewood Derby is scheduled for April 25th at Holy Family Catholic Church. Gentlemen, start your engines! Gene Poe has the derby well in hand.

Cubs are getting to camp at our Cub and Family campout May 1st – 3rd. Games and activities will abound! John Kimball is going to make sure all will have an unbelievable time!

Training Calendar
August 22, 2015 Summit Holy Family Catholic Church in Brentwood
September 19, 2015 Position Specific Training/Youth Protection Training First Presbeterian Church Franklin
October 10, 2015 Position Specific Training/Youth Protection Training (during Fall Camporee) Fehrman Training Center at Boxwell Reservation
October 23-24, 2015 OLS The Barn of Troop 137
October 24, 2015 BALOO and Den Chief Training @ 9:00 a.m. The Barn of Troop 137
October 24, 2015 OWLS Training The Barn of Troop 137
March 12, 2016 CPR from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Lions Club Sensory Garden
March 25, 2016 Wilderness First Aid training
from 5:00 p.m. Friday thru 12:00 p.m. Sunday
Lions Club Sensory Garden
TBD BALOO from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Lions Club Sensory Garden
April 9, 2016 Position Specific Training
From 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
TBA
September 17, 2016 Position Specific Training (Post-Round Up) First Presbeterian Church Franklin
October 8, 2016 Position Specific Training (During Fall Camporee)
From 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
OA Lodge Boxwell Reservation
October 21-23, 2016 OLS The Barn of Troop 137
October 22, 2016 BALOO and Den Chief Training @ 9:00 a.m. The Barn of Troop 137
October 23, 2016 OWLS Training @ 6:00 p.m. The Barn of Troop 137
Programs Calendar
October 9-11 Fall Camporee Boxwell Reservation
December 27-31 Winter Camp Boxwell Reservation
January 23, 2016 District Banquet Location TBD
March 1, 2016 Friends of Scouting Patron Luncheon Renaissance Hotel
April 8-11, 2016 Spring Camporee Location TBD
April 15-17, 2016 Cub and Family Weekend Location TBD
April 30, 2016 District Pinewood Derby Holy Family Catholic Church in Brentwood
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