Summer Camp 2017

Mitigwa Scout Reservation is home to Camp Akela - resident camp for Cub Scouts - and Camp Mitigwa - resident camp for Boy Scouts. Have fun in the great outdoors at MSR

Alumni Social

Please join us for the 1st Annual Alumni Association Social on March 28. Registration ends March 27.

Governor's Luncheon

Please join us for the 8th annual Governor's Luncheon for Scouting on Friday, February 10, 2017. Registration ends January 30, 2017.

Scout Shorts

Subscribe to our monthly newsletter, “Scout Shorts,” by email and/or text message to receive Council news and activities

Welcome to Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America!

Mid-Iowa Council is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, in the Fred Maytag II Scout Center. As of 2016, we are celebrating 100 years of Boy Scouting in central and southern Iowa.  Our mission is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

New Districts, New Names!

The District names are Prairie Winds, Woodland Trails and Twin Rivers. What is your District's new name? Find out by viewing the current map on the Districts Homepage by clicking HERE and then view the new District pages!