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Welcome to Scouting
The Western Massachusetts Council serves over 6,600 young people and over 1,700 adult volunteers in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties of Western Massachusetts.
The Council has programs for boys and young men ages 5-20, and young women ages 13-20.
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In the Spotlight:
Ice Fishing Derby Moved to Chesterfield
For Safety Reasons, We Are Moving the Ice Fishing Derby to
Chesterfield Scout Reservation
Saturday February 13, 2016
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
There will be lots of snow, cold, thick safe ice, and assorted prizes.
This event is for all ages. Your Scouts should be prepared for being outdoors all day for the event. There will be certified Angling Instructors there to help out during the event. All baits are allowed. There is a local bait shop just minutes from CSR (Round Back Bait and Tackle). No pre-registration is required. Bring your ice fishing gear, baits, food, warm clothes and Scout spirit.
Contact: David O'Connor (413-205-9542) or Mike Zlogar (413-530-3796) if you have questions.
22 Sugar Hill Road
Williamsburg, MA 01096-9302
TEL: Camp Ranger Tim Vogel 413-296-4249
Camp Lat: 42.383109 Lon: -72.811806
WMC's 'Compass' Newsletter
Pocumtuc Lodge website
A new Lodge website is under construction. Until the site is released, you can find all the latest OA info on the Pocumtuc Lodge page of the Council website.
2017 National Jamboree
Plans are underway for our trip to the 2017 National Jamboree. If you're looking for more information about attending as a Scout or leader, visit the Jamboree Info & Registration page.