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

Wood Badge 2017

Develop your group leadership and team building skills

2017 School Night for Scouting

Cub Scout Leaders - School Night for Scouting is Coming Soon!

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Scout Shorts Newsletter

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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.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Our Corporate Partners help make Scouting experiences happen in our community.

Scoutbook Advancement Will Now Sync to ScoutNET

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Order of the Arrow Fall Fellowship 2017, OA Fall Fellowship

The 2017 Fall Fellowship event will be held at Camp Mitigwa from Friday, August 18th to Sunday, August 20th. This will be the largest event of the

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Mid-Iowa Scout Shop


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Friday 9:00-6:00
Saturday 9:00-4:00.
Closed Sundays