Whatcom District

Scouting is always open to new membership, regardless of time of year. Boys and parents or guardians who want to know more can log on to the Boy Scouts of America national Web site. Come join us! Join Scouting!

Whatcom District serves Whatcom County in Northwest Washington

For information on upcoming activities and events in Whatcom District, contact

  • District Chair: Derrick Bovenkamp. derrick@bovenkamp.us
  • District Commissioner: Jim Rhodes, (360) 734-8246, james.c.rhodes@gmail.com
  • Senior District Executive: Sven Gilkey, (360) 632-6999, sven.gilkey@scouting.org
  • Mount Baker Council:
    • Everett Service Center, 425-338-0380
    • Bellingham Service Center, 360-734-3940

The monthly Scouting Roundtable is held the second Thursday of each month at the LDS church on James Street in Bellingham.

For more information about Whatcom District, visit their district web page at http://www.whatcomscouting.org/