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Welcome to the Greater Alabama Council

Headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, the Greater Alabama Council serves youth and adult volunteers in 20 counties in North & Central Alabama. We operate 5 camping properties, and have 2 offices. Our mission is to provide character development, citizenship training, and growth in physical, mental and spiritual fitness, to help create the next generation of leaders.

Events & Announcements

March 23rd at 6:30pm
Join us for our 2023 American Values Dinner in Huntsville featuring a keynote from former Alabama Running Back Bobby Humphrey. 

Thursday, April 27th
We invite you to join us for the 2023 American Values Luncheon featuring a keynote from Bruce Pearl, Auburn University Head Basketball Coach.

Tuesday, April 4th
Support Scouting by spending the day golfing! Join us for the 2023 Scoutmaster’s Classic held on the Founder’s Course at Greystone Golf and Country Club! 

July 19-22 at Camp Comer.
Waterfront & Aquatics! That’s what this 4-day, 3-night adventure is all about! Registration is now open! 

July 16-19 at Camp Comer.
4 days & 3 nights of FUN! Get a taste of Scouts BSA summer camp! Complete Webelos Adventures! Held at Camp Comer!

Join us for a Year-Long Celebration!

The Greater Alabama Council turns 25!  Throughout the year, there will be events and activities celebrating this milestone year!

Help families get to Camp by participating in our Camp Card Sale! Camp Cards are available, pick them up today!

Reservations are now open for 2023 Season! Register your troop and reserve your campsite today!

Reservations are now open for 2023 Season! Register your troop and reserve your campsite today!

March 24-26 and April 22-23
For Adults. Wood Badge is the highest level of Scout leadership training and provides you with the tools to be a superior leader.

Participation has outpaced expectations! Our Council has a limited number of spots left which will be filled on a first come bases. Registered Today!

View the most current addition of the Digital Eagle, our Council’s monthly publication of events & announcements.

Join Scouting

From Kindergarten to age 20, boy or girl, there’s a program for you to have fun, be adventurous, and practice the values of leadership and service.

Donate to Scouting

Invest in the most proven program in Alabama delivering youth leadership training and character development, whether you give now or want to plan a gift for the future.

Shop the Scout Store

Choose from more than 200 items at one of our local Scout Shops,  from clothing to gear and more.


Scouting Programs

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations, providing programs for young people that build character.

Youth grades K-5

Youth 11-17 years old

Co-ed 14-20 years old

Co-ed 14-20 years old

Co-ed 10-20 years old