District "Key 3"

District Chair
Pat Cypher
760.533.2058 (m)
email

District Commissioner
Larry McDaniel
760.638.0394
email

District Executive
Steve Leapley
951.704.8054 (m)
619.298.6121 x255 (w)
email


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Serving the Boy Scouts of America in the following north San Diego County communities:
Borrego Springs   Escondido   Julian   Pala   Pauma Valley   Ramona
Ranchita   Santa Ysabel   Valley Center   Warner Springs

If you have a youth that you would like to get into Scouting and need to find the closest Scout unit, or just want information about the district, please contact one of the District "Key 3" in the box to the right.

General Announcements

Silver Beaver Awardee

One member of the Palomar Mountain District will be presented with the Silver Beaver Award at the Council Dinner on 25 February. Register online to attend the dinner. This prestigious award is presented by San Diego-Imperial Council to BSA leaders for distinguished service to youth. See who the recipient is.

Uniforms and Supplies

The Palomar Mountain District has a Uniform and Equipment Exchange. For sale, at a nominal fee, are gently used uniforms and working equipment. Items to be added to our inventory are always welcomed. Drop off those uniforms that your son, or Venturing daughter, no longer wear. Maybe you have some working camping equipment just taking up space in your garage; we'll gladly take it off your hands so that you can make room for some new, cool stuff. Contact Brad Baker at his office (Baker Orthodontics - 760.743.2295) to inquire about needed items, or for drop off information.

Potential Eagle Projects

Looking for an Eagle project idea? Check out the Community Forum page.

Upcoming Events

District Camporee

The District Camporee, will be held 5-7 May at Camp Fiesta Island. Register by 1 April for a reduced rate. Watch here for the Guidebook, telling you everything that you ever wanted to know about the camporee.

Save the Date!

The Cub Scout Day Camps in Escondido and Ramona will both take place on 26-30 June. Watch here for more information as it becomes available.

Other Events

All events are available on the Calendar page, including links to council events. Check it out.

Community Forum

The Community Forum is a mechanism for the public and Scouting communities within the Palomar Mountain District to share ideas to expand Scouting into the public community and civic activities into the Scouting community. Latest news.

San Pasqual Battlefield Patch

The Palomar Mountain District and the San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park have collaborated to offer Scouts of all ages the opportunity to earn a very unique and historic patch. Simply visit the State Historic Park, watch an informative historic video, answer a few questions, take a brief hike and submit an application (and small fee) to one of the volunteers at the visitor's center and the collectable patch is yours. NOTE: There is a limited supply of the current patch design remaining, so it is destined to become even more collectable. Get yours while supplies last. Once they are gone, they will be replaced by an entirely new patch design. Learn more.

Did You Know?

Did you know that the Palomar Mountain District website is mobile device friendly? Launch your browser app on your mobile device and visit palomarmountain.sdicbsa.org.