Quivira Council is a local council of the Boy Scouts of America covers south central Kansas, with headquarters in Wichita. See also Scouting in Kansas.
Each District coordinates scout leader training. activities and other resources for community based scouting programs. This council is divided into 3 Districts:
- High Plains QC District
- Kanza QC District
- Osage Nation QC District
- Pawnee QC District
- South Winds QC District
- White Buffalo QC District
Council Camps Edit
Quivira Council Camps feature many resources for organizing exciting outdoor adventure group activities and are available for rental by scout groups, families and other youth groups. Some camps feature an organized week long campership program during summer months.
They currently operate two camps:
- Camp Kanza (Cub Scouts and Webelos), which provides the name for their Lodge;
- Quivira Scout Ranch (Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, and Venturers), at which they host their largest summer camp program each summer, and offer Black Jack Trail, an introduction to backpacking, twice a year.
Council Special Events Edit
- Council Scout Fair
- Wood Badge
- University of Scouting
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.
- Kansa Lodge is the OA Lodge for this council.
Eagles Nest Edit
Noteworthy scouts and service projects of the council:
External Links Edit
- quivira.org - Official Website of Quivira Council