Great Salt Lake Council is a local council of the Boy Scouts of America and serves the Utah counties of Salt Lake, Tooele and Summit, as well as much of Davis County. See also Scouting in Utah.

Districts Edit

This council is divided into 20 Districts:

  1. Farmington Bay District
  2. Stone Creek District
  3. Indian Springs District
  4. City Creek District
  5. Bonneville District
  6. Oquirrh Mountain District
  7. Mt. Olympus District
  8. Deseret Peak District
  9. Wagon Wheel District
  10. Olde English Fort District
  11. Wasatch District
  12. Old Mill District
  13. Golden Eagle District
  14. White Buffalo District
  15. Silver Mesa District
  16. Pony Express District
  17. Lone Peak District
  18. Western Skies District
  19. Summit District
  20. Copper Mountain District

Council Camps Edit

Council Scout Fair Edit

Order of the Arrow Edit


Order of the Arrow is the National Honor Society of Scouting and recognized those who uphold the scouting ideals of camping, service and citizenship.

  1. El-Ku-Ta Lodge - The first Ordeal for the El-Ku-Ta Lodge of the Order of the Arrow was held at Camp Steiner in June 1956. The ceremony team that conducted the ceremony could have either been from the Ogden area or from the Tannu Lodge in Reno, Nevada.

Eagles Nest Edit

Noteworthy scouts and service projects of the council:

  1. Dalhquest, Charles - Former council president and LDS scouting veteran becomes BSA National Commissioner
  2. Tueller, Jack- Noted WWII Pilot, trumpeter and eagle scout

External Links Edit

  • Boren, Kerry Ross (2008), Lest We Forget: A Historical Review of the Great Salt Lake Council - Boy Scouts of America, BSA Great Salt Lake Council, ASIN B0044V5J5W