The Huguenot Trail District

Brave the trail! The Huguenot Trail District serves the scouts, scouters, and families of central Virginia. The district is an integral part of the Heart of Virginia Council and aims to promote the scouting cause by providing training, resources, leadership, and district wide events.

The eVent
For all of The eVent details and to register, please follow this link: Click here to download the eVent registration form to register by mail.                                                      
Camp Card Sale News & Important Updates
 As many of you may have heard, our Council Development Director, Josh Hendrix, has decided to move back to his hometown in Kentucky.  We wish him the best and thank him for his hard work to help advance Scouting in the Heart of Virginia Council. We are pleased to announce that effective immediately, Marcus Ragland,...(more)
Longwood Merit Badge Day- Saturday, April 19th!
  Alpha Phi Omega is a co-ed national service fraternity founded by Scouts with a focus on three cardinal principles: Leadership, Friendship and Service. We’re excited to partner with Scouts & Scouters here in the Heart of Virginia while providing advancement opportunities.  We invite you to Longwood’s Merit Badge Day on Saturday, April 19th!  ...(more)
Annual Business Meeting
The Annual Business Meeting of the Heart of Virginia Council is scheduled for Thursday, June 19th at 7:00PM in the dining hall of the Cub and Webelos Adventure Camp.
Are You Ready for UP3?
Developing an exciting unit program to attract and retain young people in Scouting is at the core of every successful Cub Scout Pack, Boy Scout Troop, and Venturing Crew.  Do these thoughts ever cross your mind? We do the same things and take the same trips each year.  Our Scouts are bored. My child came...(more)
Special Scout Offer for NASCAR Nationwide Series Tickets
Heart of Virginia Council Offer Purchase tickets to the ToyotaCare 250 and 60% of the proceeds will be donated back to local Scouts! General Admission Ticket to the ToyotaCare 250 and BLUE OX 100 Purchase Price: $25 Face Value: $30 $15 per ticket donated back to local Scouts! Kids 12 & under FREE! Parking Gates Open at...(more)
Wood Badge 2014!!!
What is Wood Badge? Wood Badge is a leadership course for trained Cub Scout Leaders, Venture Leaders, Varsity and Boy Scout Leaders.  Also, District and Council leaders. All trained adult Scout leaders are encouraged to attend Wood Badge! Wood Badge is a world wide training tradition that reaches back to the days of the founding...(more)
VCU to host Nuclear Science Merit Badge April 12th
  The VCU student section of the American Nuclear Society (VCU-ANS) is sponsoring a Nuclear Science Merit Badge workshop on April 12, 2014 at the VCU School of Engineering.  Program runs from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.  Check in begins at 8:30. This program is free but limited to 30 Scouts who are in grades...(more)
Scout Night at The Diamond!
Get your tickets NOW for the 2014 Scout Night at The Diamond!  This is a very popular event and space for the camp out on the field after the game is limited, so sign up today! Click here to download an order form.
2013 Eagle Scout Class Commencement
Event features a special commencement address from distinguished Eagle Scout and National Director of NESA, Bill Steele.  Recognitions include all Scouts of the 2013 Eagle Class, Adams Service Project of the Year Award, 24th Eagle Class honoree, and NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award.  Every 2013 Eagle Scout who attends the Commencement Ceremony will receive the...(more)

Boy Scouts

OA Cermony Team Help
We Need Your Support! Your OA Chapter 18 Ceremony Team conducts Arrow of Light ceremonies for Packs and Call-Out ceremonies for Troops in the Huguenot Trail District. We are looking for Arrowmen willing to serve on the Team on a regular basis. This is a meaningful way for you to provide friendly, cheerful service to Cub Scouts and fellow Boy Scouts in your district. Interested OA members may contact the Ceremony Team's Youth Chair (Josh) and Team Advisor (Jim Hemenway)via email at or you can call Jim at telephone 516-4879 to obtain information and to pursue joining the Team.

Cub Scouts

Cub Scout Day Camp
Often called “the camp that comes to the boy,” Cub Scout Day Camp is an organized five-day program for Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts conducted by certified and trained leadership, at an approved site, during daylight hours. What is offered is a high-quality program brought to you by many dedicated volunteers at a reasonable cost (only $85)! Cub Scout Day Camps are conducted in accordance with established standards as given in the National Standards for Cub Scout Day Camps. Camp is June 16 to 20 at St. Michael's Episcopal School, Singleton Campus in Bon Air.
Registration forms now available!